This classic 1940's navy blue silk chiffon dress, is the perfect piece to add to your everyday vintage wardrobe.
Her V shaped neckline is framed by soft pleats that radiate from the pointed under-bust seam that joins in a point to the centre of the décolletage. Her elegant shoulder line is set off by a soft and short length sleeve. Her fitted bodice is accented by a matching silk covered belt, that draws in the waistline. Her elegant skirt line, boasts box pleats, completing this dress is an iconic 1940's silhouette.
This dress is sheer and may need to be warn with a dress slip to conceal ones modesty.
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 41 inches
Waist: up to 28 inches
Neckline to End of Sleeve: 9.5 inches
Hips: up to 48 inches
Shoulder to waist : 15.3 inches
Size: UK 10 US 6
Closures: This dress has no fastenings.
Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
Fabric: Silk Chiffon
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. AB