"Green Checkers" Vintage 1940's Green & Red Check Pattern Dress UK 12 US 8


This original 1940's green, white and red checkered dress, with white waffled cotton accents, is the perfect addition to your vintage wardrobe.

Her V shaped neckline is framed by a pointed collar edged with white waffled cotton borders. Her elegant shoulder line boasts panels along each yoke and join the sleeves. Her fitted bodice, is set off by central red coloured button fastenings. Her cinched in waistline, sets off the elegant cut of the skirt with a central inverted pleat to the front and to the back. Finished with two large statement pockets edged with waffled cotton.

Label: None

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 40 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 47 inches

Waist: up to 31 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 5.5 inches

Hips: 42 inches

Shoulder to Waist: 17.5 inches

Size: Medium: UK12 US 8

Closures: This dress fastens to the side with a 7 inch metal zip and 3 buttons

Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition with a very light age mark above the second button fastening. This is not apparent when the dress is being worn.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.

Fabric: Cotton

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.