"Coral & Taupe" Vintage 1930's Coral & Taupe Three Piece Knit Set UK 12-14 US 8-10
This wonderful and incredibly rare 1930's knitted set, in a fantastic shade of coral pink with taupe accents, is the perfect piece to add to your seasonal vintage wardrobe, enjoy them as a set or separately to add versatility to your styling
The rounded neckline of the jumper, is framed by a simple shoulder line and full length sleeves. Her bodice is accented by three taupe stripes that run horizontally along the bust-line and top of the sleeves. Her waistline is accented by a vertical ribbed detailed band, that sets off her longline cut.
Her skirt features an elasticated waistband, setting off the vertical ribbed detailing of the straight cut.
Her matching cardigan, boasts a rounded neckline, framed my a simple shoulder line and full length sleeves. Her detailed yoke, features a piano key design detail in a contrasting taupe colour, accenting the ribbed detailing of the cardigan. The matching coral covered buttons, contrast the taupe coloured central panel, completing this piece in true 1930's detailing.
Measurements of the Jumper
Armpit to Armpit: up to 38 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 23 inches
Waist:from 28 to 32 inches
Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 26 inches
Measurement of the Skirt
Waist: 28-34 inches ( elasticated)
Waist to Hemline: 29.5 inches
Hips: up to 44 inches
Measurements of the Cardigan:
Shoulder to end of sleeve: 27 inches
Armpit to Armpit: up to 40 inches
Shoulder to hem: 25.5 inches
Waist: 30 to 34 inches
Size: UK 12-14 US 8-10
Closures: The jumper fastens with 6 inch metal zip along the back of the neckline, The waistband of the skirt is elasticated, the cardigan fastens with 9 buttons and a press stud
Condition: In near perfect vintage condition, with 2 small light age marks along the taupe base behind the button fastenings of the cardigan , just beneath the 2nd and 3rd button. These are not overly apparent when the set is being worn, and only noticeable upon close inspection.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
Fabric: wool mix
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.