"Doris May" Vintage 1920's Silk Loungewear UK 8-10-12
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"Doris May" Vintage 1920's Silk Loungewear
This gorgeous 1920's silk loungewear set, lovingly made in Hong Kong in the 1920's, are the perfect piece for your vintage wardrobe.
The yellow pointed silk collar of the blouse, is framed by short capped sleeves, trimmed with matching yellow silk . Here V neckline, drawn in with frog buttons, sets off the simple cut of the blouse. Embellished with trailing embroidery, depicting a wild garden scene with fluttering butterflies amongst blossoming flowers.
Her 3/4 length yellow silk trousers boast a harem cut along the hips and fall into straight cut legs, trimmed with black silk embellished with embroidery.
Measurements of the trousers
Elasticated Waist: up to 24 to 36 inches
Waist to Leg hem: 34 inches
Thigh :18 inches
Hips: up to 42 inches
Waist to gusset: 15 inches
Closures:These trousers have an elasticated waistband
Measurements of the blouse
Shoulder to Hem: 24.5 inches
Armpit to Armpit: 40 inches
Neckline to end of sleeve: 12 inches
Size: Medium 8-10-12
Condition: The blouse is in perfect vintage condition. The trousers have some light signs of age, with scattered age marks and slight discolouration where the yellow has taken on some of the darker dye from being folded over periods of time . These signs of wear are not apparent when the trousers are being worn, and only noticeable under closer inspection
Washing instructions: This garment can be hand washed in cool water
Fabric: Silk, embroidery
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.