"Lavender" Vintage 1940's Lilac Silk Brocade Dress UK 10


"Lavender" Vintage 1940's Lilac Silk Brocade Dress

This original 1940's silk brocade dress in the most delicate shade of lilac is the perfect piece for any special occasion.

Her V-shaped neckline is framed by a cross over bodice, and a sleeveless cut. Her nipped in waistline, is accented with a matching pleated belt, that sets off the beautifully draped skirt, and elegantly pinch pleats along the waistband.

Enjoy wearing this dress paired with your pale grey accessories

Label: None

Provenance: Holland, Nijmegen

Measurements Of The Dress:

Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 44 inches

Waist: up to 28 inches

Size: UK size 10

Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition with 3 lightly coloured age marks near the hemline on the right hand side.

Fastenings: This dress fastens at the side with an 8 inch metal zip.

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

Fabric: silk brocade

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.