" 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.
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.