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"Eau De Nil Set" Vintage 1930's Silk Eau De Nil Cut Out Embroidery Loungewear Set UK 10 US 6


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"Eau De Nil Set" Vintage 1930's Silk Eau De Nil Cut Out Embroidery Loungewear Set UK 10 US 6

A rare piece to behold and never again find. This 1930's silk Eau de Nil loungewear set, with a floral cut out embroidery pattern, edged with teal soutache accents, is perfect for work or play.

Her soft V shaped neckline is framed by a simple pointed collar, and a key hole feature accented by a simple button fastening. Her 3/4 length sleeves boast slight bell cuts, and are decorated with trailing floral cut out embroidery . Her simple box cut, is decorated with a small front pocket along the bust line, and a decorative seam above the hemline.
Her elegant skirt, boasts an elasticated waistband with a simple cotton panel, that sits perfectly beneath the blouse.
The straight cut skirt, completes the iconic 1930's silhouette, with trailing matching floral cut out embroidery, and a matching seam above the hemline.

Label: None

Measurements of the Blouse

Shoulder to Shoulder: 15 inches

Armpit to Armpit: up to 38 inches

Shoulder to Hem : 21 inches

Waist: up to 38 inches

Shoulder to end of sleeve: 21 inches

Fastenings: 1 button

Measurements Of The Skirt

Waist: from 24 to 32 inches ( this is elasticated)

Waist to Hem: 26.5 inches

Hips: up to 39 inches

Fastenings: elastic waistband

Size: UK 10 US 6

Condition: This suit is in near perfect vintage condition

A few very light water marks to the silk skirt, and scattered pin sized holes.
A few stripes of light discolouration to the blouse along the left hand side of the bust, a cluster of 3 small pin holes to the left hand side yoke, and two small pin holes on the back of the right hand shoulder.
These minor issues are not apparent when the set is being worn, and only noticeable under close inspection.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: Silk, 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.

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.