"Trailing Roses " Vintage 1940's Pink Silk Jersey Floral Appliqués Dress UK 8


"Trailing Roses " Vintage 1940's Pink Silk Jersey Floral Appliqués Dress UK 8

This beautiful 1940's silk jersey wrap dress in a beautiful shade of bonbon pink, with trailing cotton rose appliqués is the perfect addition to your vintage wardrobe.

Her V shaped neckline is framed by a cross over cut, and delicate rose appliqués that trail down the right hand side yoke. Her short petal cut sleeves, overlay each other, and set off the small gathered pleats along the top of the shoulder seam. Her fitted bodice is accented by two small pleats either side of the yoke, creating pleats along the bust-line. Her cinched in waistline is drawn in by the internal press stud fastenings of the dress.
Her elegant skirt, showcases an iconic cut, as the wrap panel overlays in a rounded corner hemline, and is embellished with matching rose appliqués drawing the eye back to the yoke of the dress.

Label: None

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 44 inches

Waist: up to 26 inches

Neckline to End of Sleeve: 9 inches

Hips: up to 38 inches

Shoulder To Shoulder: 12.5 inches

Size: Small UK 8

Closures: This dress fastens along the internal waistband with press studs.

Condition: This dress is in loved vintage condition. A small pin hole on the lower right hand side of the bodice just above the waistband. Some very light colour variation to the silk jersey, this has been slightly sun bleached in some areas. Some age/wear marks on the internal wrap side of the skirt ( left internal) A very small patch mend to the back right hand side of the skirt. A small age mark to the back right hand side of the skirt. These minor issues are not overly apparent when the dress is being worn and only noticeable under inspection. This piece has been pricer accordingly.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: Silk jersey, cotton appliqués,

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.