Willow Hilson Vintage

"Mustard Dragons" Vintage 1940's Burgundy & Mustard Wrap Robe UK 10-12 US 6-8


This 1940's wrap-over robe, in the most wonderful shade of deep burgundy floral rayon brocade, with bold mustard accents,  is the perfect addition to your loungewear and daywear wardrobe.

Her mandarin collar is edged with mustard coloured pipping, that matches the central mustard coloured buttons along the centre front of the bodice. The simple shoulder line sets off the wide 3/4 length sleeves, internally edged with mustard coloured fabric, that can be seen with every arm movement. The fitted bodice is accented by gold metal threaded embroidery, depicting a dragon to one side and clouds to the other. The waistline, is drawn in by a matching burgundy fabric belt, which conceals the cross over fastenings. The elegant skirt line, completes this robe in an iconic silhouette.  This piece can be worn as loungewear or a dress as the cross over design conceals ones modesty. 

Label: None

Measurements of the Robe

Armpit to Armpit across front: up to 36 inches 

Shoulder to Hem: 52 inches

Shoulder to end of sleeve: 20 inches

Shoulder to Shoulder: 15 inches

Hips: up to 42 inches

Waist: 30 inches- this can be drawn in with the waist tie

Size: UK size 10-12 US 6-8

Closures: External matching silk waist tie, 6 press studs 

Condition: This robe is in near perfect vintage condition .Some age marks and colour variation to the mustard button fastenings. Light thread lifting to the embroidered designs along each side of the bodice. Very light age mark to the left hand side shoulder line. These minor details are in no way apparent when the robe is being worn and only apparent upon closer inspection

Fabric: Rayon, Embroidery, Rayon Brocade

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. WH

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