" Vert De Gris" Vintage 1930's Crepe Silk & Soutache Bolero UK 6-8


" Vert De Gris" Vintage 1930's Crepe Silk & Soutache Bolero

This beautifully tailored 1930's vert de gris green crepe silk bolero, is the perfect addition to your vintage wardrobe.

Her V shaped neckline, is framed by simple pointed lapels decorated with trailing metal threaded soutache. Her mid length sleeves are trimmed with matching soutache to each cuff, and come to a small point to each side. The top of the sleeves are accented by small smocking stitches. Her elegant cropped length, boasts a soutache embroidery embellished hemline.

Label: None

Measurements of the Jacket

Shoulder to Shoulder: 14.5 inches

Armpit to Armpit: up to 32 inches

Shoulder to Hem : 14.5 inches

Waist: up to 30 inches

Shoulder to end of sleeve: 23.5 inches

Fastenings: 1 hook and loop

Size: Small UK 6-8

Condition: In beautiful loved vintage condition, The metal threaded embroidery soutache has areas of tarnishing. The main crepe silk body of the bolero has some areas of wear to the silk, some of these have been previously darned , there are more on the back than on the front, and these are not noticeable when the bolero is being worn.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: Crepe silk, Metal Soutache

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.