This wonderful 1940's Dove grey faille dress with a swirling soutache pattern, is the perfect piece to welcome the new season with.
Her V shaped cross-over neckline is framed by a simple shoulder lined. Her mid length sleeves are edged with turned up pointed cuffs in matching Dove grey faille fabric. Her fitted bodice, is accented by the cross-over detail, that joins the cinched in waistline. Her panelled skirt is set off by inverted pleats from beneath the hipline, completing this dress in a late 1940's silhouette.
Label: Griffin Spalding
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 38 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 46 inches
Waist: up to 29 inches
Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 12.5 inches
Hips: 40 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 14.5 inches
Shoulder to Waist: 15 inches
Size: UK 10 US 6
Closures: This dress fastens to the side with a 10.5 inch metal zip.
Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition. Some very light age marks to some of the soutache embroidery, These are not overly apparent when the dress is being worn, and only noticeable upon close inspection.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.
Fabric: Faille, Soutache Embroidery
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.