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"Chevron" Vintage 1940's IIOII Blush Pink Crepe Silk Pleated Blouse UK 10-12


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"Chevron" Vintage 1940's IIOII Blush Pink Crepe Silk Pleated Blouse UK 12

This wonderful 1940's blush pink crepe silk IIOII ration tag blouse, with intricate pleating, is a rare piece to behold and never again find.

Her rounded neckline is framed by a small Peter Pan collar and short sleeves, with small inbuilt shoulder pads along the seams. Her button down front boasts plastic buttons in the deepest shade of burgundy. Her intricate pleated bodice, in a wonderful sewn box pleat, showcased here in a chevron style, sets of the intricate craftsmanship and design of the era.
The waistline is accented by a simple crepe silk panel.

Label: IIOII Henri Model
Provenance: Great Britain,

Measurements of the Blouse

Armpit to Armpit: up to 38 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 21.5 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve:10.5 inches

Waist: up to 31 inches

Shoulder to Waist: 16.5 inches

Size: Medium UK 10-12

Closures: This blouse fastens at the front with 6 buttons and a single hook and loop below the collar.

Condition: This blouse is in perfect vintage condition

Fabric: Crepe Silk

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.