"Scalloped Seams" Vintage 1930's Monochrome Painted Polkadot Dress & Longline Jacket Set UK 8-10

£429.00

"Scalloped Seams" Vintage 1930's Monochrome Painted Polkadot Dress & Longline Jacket Set UK 8-10

This original 1930's dress and matching longline jacket, with a decorative hand-painted white polkadot pattern on a black background, is the perfect piece for your vintage wardrobe.

The high straight neckline of the dress is framed by shoulder pads along the shoulders, and small pleats along the shoulder seams, that drape in pleats along each yoke. Her short sleeves, frame the fitted bodice and cinched in waistline. Her simple skirt, boasts a classic cut, iconic of the 1930's.
The V shaped neckline of the jacket is framed by a small soft rounded lapel, and shoulder pads along the the shoulder seams. Her full length sleeves, frame the scalloped seams along the bodice, and central fabric waist tie, that draws the waistline in. Her button down front, and elegant line, allow for the longline jacket to be worn over the matching dress with ease.

Label: None

Measurements Of The Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 43.5 inches

Waist: up to 28 inches

Hips: up to 36 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 9 inches

Measurements of the Jacket

Shoulder to Shoulder: 15 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 43.5inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 21 inches

Armpit to Armpit: 35 inches

Waist: up to 29 inches, this can be drawn in with the waist ties

Hips: 38 inches

Size: UK size 8-10

Condition: The dress has a small seam mend under the left hand side sleeve, and some gentle wear to the polkadot pattern and to the fabric along each armpit. These are not visible when the dress is being worn, and only apparent under very close inspection.
The jacket has some light wear to the fabric covered buttons, and 2 odd buttons.
There is some light and general wear to the painted polkadots throughout this set, this is to be expected and is in no way apparent.

Fastenings: This dress fastens at the side with an 12 inch metal zip and to the back of the neckline with a 5.5 inch metal zip. The jacket fastens with 4 buttons and a waist tie.

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

Fabric: Rayon mix, painted print

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.