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"Liberty" Vintage 1940's Pink Liberty of London 1940's Crewel Dress UK 12


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"Liberty" Vintage 1940's Pink Liberty of London 1940's Crewel Dress UK 12

This beautiful and rare 1940's pink brushed wool dress by Liberty's, decorated with intricate floral crewelwork embroidery, is the perfect addition to your vintage wardrobe.

Her high rounded neckline is framed by short sleeves with wide turned up cuffs. Her fitted bodice is accented by a tiered panel below the bust-line, decorated with trailing crewelwork in soft shades of yellow, taupe, grey and green. Her cinched in waistline, sets off the box pleats along the the waistband of the skirt, which is lined in thick interfacing, creating beautiful structure. The hemline of the skirt is decorated by larger crewelwork designs, that trail up the length of the skirt in a gradient of sizes.

Label: Liberty of London

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 45 inches

Waist: up to 30 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 8.5 inches

Hips: up to 50 inches

Size: Medium UK 12

Closures: This dress fastens with a 21.5 inch metal zip and a hook and loop to the back of the dress

Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition, with 3 pin sized marks to the front of the bodice. These appear to be tiny spots to the wool and are not visible when the dress is being worn. These very minor issues are only visible under close inspection,

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: brushed wool, crewelwork, lined in rayon in the bodice and lined in interfacing in the skirt.

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.