"Budapest" Vintage 1930's Silk Hungarian Embroidered Peasant Blouse UK 10-12
"Budapest" Vintage 1930's Silk Hungarian Embroidered Peasant Blouse
This wonderful 1930's silk Hungarian blouse, with intricate trailing embroidery, is the perfect piece to add to your vintage collection.
Her elegant rounded neckline is decorated with drawn in smocking pleats, and a border of embroidery. The neckline fastens along the front with a red tassel trimmed string bow, drawing together the keyhole feature along the bust-line.
Her full length balloon sleeves draw in along the tightened pleated cuffs decorated with smocking embroidery stitches, that set off the embroidered motifs along the sleeves. The iconic cut of the blouse is accented by a central embroidered motif, and cinches in along the waistband, with tightened smocking stitches, embellished with a border of decorative embroidery.
Label: Hand Embroidery, Made in Hungary
Measurements of the Blouse
Armpit to Armpit: up to 42 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 20 inches
Neckline to End of Sleeve: 24 inches
Waist: from 28 to 32 inches
Size: Medium UK 10-12
Closures: this blouse fastens with at the front with a string tassel
Condition: This beautiful blouse is in near perfect vintage condition. A very light area of foxing along the back and side of the right shoulder. Two small pin sized age marks along the front of the hemline just above the border embroidery stitches. One pin sized small seam mend along the right hand side of the blouse, this has been previously done to conceal a pin sized age mark. These minor issues are in no way apparent the blouse is being worn and only visible under very close inspection
Fabric: Silk & embroidery
Washing instructions: This garment can be hand washed in cool water.
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.