"Cobalt Velvet" Vintage 1950's Cobalt Blue Velvet Princess Coat UK 8 US 4


"Cobalt Velvet" Vintage 1950's Cobalt Blue Velvet Princess Coat UK 8 US 4

This vintage 1950's cobalt blue velvet coat, is a bright and elegant addition to your vintage wardrobe.

Her V shaped neckline is framed by a wide shawl collar, that crosses over to the front of the décolletage. Her full length sleeves are edged with matching turned up cuffs. Her fitted bodice is accented by a cinched in waistline, drawn in by the silver button fastening.
Her elegant skirt line, drapes in an iconic Princess cut, creating the iconic 1950's silhouette.
This coat is fully lined and has 2 pockets.

Label: Brights of Bournemouth, Entex Model

Measurements of the Coat

Armpit to Armpit across back: up to 36 inches

Armpit to Armpit across front: up to 36 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 45 inches

Shoulder to end of sleeve: 23 inches

Waist: up to 26 inches

Hips: up to 52 inches

Size: UK size 8 US 4

Closures: 1 button

Condition: This coat is in near perfect condition. An impression mark to the velvet alongside the left hand side button, where the button was once moved. An impression mark and light age mark to the velvet below the right hand side button. Light and natural impressions to the velvet throughout These are only apparent under closer inspection and not noticeable when the coat is being worn.

Fabric: Velvet, Lined

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.