"Chartreuse Roses" Vintage 1940's Chartreuse Green Rose Print Dress UK 12-14 US 8-10

£469.00

"Chartreuse Roses" Vintage 1940's Chartreuse Green Rose Print Dress UK 12-14 US 8-10

This beautiful 1940's chartreuse green crepe silk dress, with a black linear pattern of roses, contoured by white outlines, is the perfect piece for your vintage wardrobe.

Her deep V shaped neckline is framed by a mock cross over cut. Her 3/4 length sleeves are edged with double sewn seams along the cuffs. Her fitted bodice, is accented by pleats that radiate up from the waistline towards the right hand side yoke. Her waistline, draws in the mock cross over bodice, and sets off the gathered pleated sash that drapes from the left hand side of the waistline, into the skirt, as it edges the top layer of the cross cut skirt.

Label: None.

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 42 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 45 inches

Waist: up to 32 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 18 inches

Hips: 44 inches

Shoulder to Waist: 18.5 inches

Shoulder to Shoulder: 17 inches

Size: UK 12-14 US 8-10

Closures: This dress fastens to the side with 5 buttons

Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition. One pin sized age mark to the front of the left hand side of the waistline. One very small darn to the centre back of the bodice. These minor issues are in no way apparent when the dress is being worn.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: Crepe Silk

Vintage garments have been previously worn and lovingly cared for, they may however have a blemish or two. Here at Willow Hilson, we try our very best to note all the details of each garment, although we may sometimes overlook things, which we do apologise for. Please do not expect perfection, unless stated so.

Please make sure you check all the measurements of the garment before purchasing. Vintage garment sizes are not the same as those of today. To ensure the best fit, we suggest you measure you favourite similar style garment and compare it to the measurements we have listed. All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat, we then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.