"Perfectly Pink" Vintage 1940's Pink Silk Dress UK 12 US 8


"Perfectly Pink" Vintage 1940's Pink Silk Dress UK 12 US 8

This original 1940's perfectly peachy pink silk dress, is the perfect piece to add to your vintage collection.

Her V shaped neckline is framed by decorative rounded pocket features along each yoke that join the back of the neckline in a slim turned down collar, accented by rows of stitching. Her shoulder line, boasts shoulder pads sewn along each shoulder seam, setting off the mid length sleeves with turned up pointed cuffs. Her fitted bodice is accented my gathered pleats that drape from the yoke features, and join the cinched in waistline, set off by the matching belt. Her elegant panelled skirt, completes this dress, in an iconic 1940's silhouette.

Label: Nan Tailor

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 40 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 44 inches

Waist: up to 30 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 12 inches

Shoulder to Shoulder: 15.5 inches

Hips: 40 inches

Shoulder to Waist: 16.5 inches

Size: Medium: UK 10 US 6

Closures: This dress fastens to the side with a 6 buttons and to the front with 2 buttons

Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition. Two small pin holes along the central back panel of the skirt, and gentle wear to the fabric along the matching belt

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

Fabric: Silk

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.