"Scattered Daisies" Vintage 1940's Silk Daisy Print Dress UK 8 US 4

£329.00

"Scattered Daisies" Vintage 1940's Silk Daisy Print Dress UK 8 US 4

This truly breathtaking 1940's brown silk dress, with a pattern of scattered daisies in whites and yellows with dabbled green accents, is the perfect piece for your vintage wardrobe.

Her V shaped neckline is framed by pointed lapels and gathered pleats along the shoulder seams, that drape into wide pleats along each yoke. Her short length sleeves framed the fitted bodice. Her cinched in waistline is drawn in by a matching silk covered belt. Her elegant skirt, double sewn box pleats to either side of the waistline, that drape into inverted pleats along the front and back of the skirt.

Label: None

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 36 inches

Waist: up to 26 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 10 inches

Hips: 32 inches

Shoulder to waist: 14 inches

Shoulder to Shoulder: 13 inches

Size: UK 8 US 4

Closures: This dress fastens to the side with an 7 inch metal zip

Condition: This dress is in near vintage condition. A very light age mark to the front right hand side of the hemline. Some light colour fading along the shoulders. Wear to the buckle of the belt, the silk has thinned. These minor issues are in no way apparent when the dress is being worn, and only noticeable upon very close inspection.

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.