"Bonbons" Vintage 1940's Navy Blue Abstract Rayon Dress


"Bonbons" Vintage 1940's Navy Blue Abstract Rayon Dress

This beautiful 1940's dress, with the most eye-catching multi coloured abstract geometric print is the perfect addition to your vintage wardrobe.

Her simple neckline is framed by a pointed flat collar, small shoulder pads and gathers along the top of her short sleeves. Her fitted bodice, sets off her cinched in waistline, and simple skirt, creating an iconic 1940's silhouette. The back of her neckline is accented by button and loop fastenings, showcasing the intricate tailoring of the time.

Complete your outfit with your favourite brown leather pointed heel shoes and leather handbag.

Label: None

Provenance: Devon

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 35 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 45 inches

Waist: up to 27 inches

Hips: 34 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 12 inches

Size: S 8-10

Closures: This dress fastens with a 16 inch plastic zip and 7 button and loops to the back of the neckline

Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition, with 2 very small thread pulls ( these are not visible when the dress is being worn, and only apparent under closer inspection

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

Fabric: rayon

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.