This wonderful 1940's dress in a vibrant shade of coral red corduroy, is just the piece for your seasonal wardrobe.
The rounded neckline is framed by a mandarin style collar and a simple shoulder line. The full lenght sleeves are accented by 2 textural gold buttons to each side of the cuffs. The fitted bodice, is set off by two tailored pleats to each side of the bust line and central textural gold buttons. The cinched in waistline frames the 2 central inverted pleats to the front and back of the skirt, completing this dress in a classic 1940's silhouette.
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 37 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 43.2 inches
Waist: up to 31 inches
Hips: up to 43 inches
Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 25.4 inches
Shoulder to Waistline: 15.8 inches
Size: UK 12-14 US 8-10
Closures: This dress fastens with 4 buttons to the front and a press stud at the collar. Two buttons and 1 press stud to each sleeve and a 9.5 inch metal zip along the side seam.
Condition: This dress is in wonderful vintage condition, one small age mark to the left hand side of the skirt mid way down, light signs of wear to the gold buttons where the paint has peeled off. Very light signs of wear to the corduroy. Please refer to the photographs as these form part of the product description.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
Fabric: Cotton Cord
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.