"Black Roses" Vintage late 1940's Pale Pink & Black Floral Skirt UK 8

£229.00

"Black Roses" Vintage late 1940's Pale Pink & Black Floral Skirt UK 8

This gorgeous 1940's pale pink rayon skirt, decorated with a pattern of hand painted black flowers, accented by black sequins and sewn on black silk velvet millinery flowers, is the perfect piece for your vintage wardrobe.

With her simple waistband, and flowing demi-circle skirt, backed in soft cotton to add structure to the rayon, enjoy wearing her in a traditional 1940's way, or play with layering.

This skirt has been photographed with a medium petticoat, which is not included in the listing.

Label: None

Measurements of the Skirt

Waist: up to 26 inches

Waist to Hem: 31.5 inches

Size: Small UK 8

Closures:This skirt fastens with 3 hook and eyes and an 6.5 inch metal zip.

Condition: This skirt is in loved vintage condition. There are a few small splits and areas of wear to the rayon, this is well concealed with the cotton backing. Some very light areas of foxing. A larger area of foxing/age marks to the back of the skirt along the hemline. These issues are well concealed within the drape and hang of the skirt, and only apparent under inspection.

Washing instructions: This garment can be hand washed in cool water

Fabric: Rayon, Cotton, Hand Painted, Sequins, Velvet millinery Flowers

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.