"Cream & Sequins" Vintage 1940's Cream Gold Studded Dress UK 12 US 8
This beautiful 1940's cream rayon dress, embellished with claw set gold toned metal sequins, is a rare piece to behold.
Her V shaped neckline is set off by a single mock brass button fastening along the centre front of the neckline. Her yokes are decorated with small gathered smocking stitches from which pleats drape across the bust-line and bodice, joining the small double darts to the front of the top of the waistline Her short sleeves frame he fitted bodice, and cinched in waistline.
Her simple skirt, boasts a small gather along the front seam, that sets off the effortless drape.
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 46 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 43 inches
Waist: up to 32 inches
Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 9 inches
Hips: 40 inches
Shoulder to Waist: 16.5 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 16.5 inches
Size: UK 12 US 8
Closures: This dress fastens to the side with an 8 inch concealed metal zip
Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition. With some light and natural tarnishing to the metal sequin studs. A few very small pin sized pulls to the rayon. These minor issues are in no way apparent when the dress is being worn.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
Fabric: Rayon, Metal Studs
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.