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"Rhodes" Vintage 1940's Pink Linen Summer Skirt Suit UK 8-10


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"Rhodes" Vintage 1940's Pink Linen Summer Skirt Suit UK 8-10

A classic silhouette rendered in a stunning lightweight pink linen, this 1940's tailored skirt suit is the perfect addition to your vintage wardrobe.

The V shaped neckline of the jacket is framed by a rounded notched collar, with a pointed seam detail, and light padding along the shoulders seams. Her short length sleeves, are edged with turned up cuffs.
Her fitted bodice, is accented by pink button fastenings, that draw the eye to the waistline, and elegant swooping front pockets, edged with decorative white stitches and matching button fastenings.
The skirt boasts elegant cross over seam work along the front of the waist and hip-line, mimicking the stitching along the collar of the jacket. The drape of the linen is accented by a central inverted kick pleat to the front of the skirt, creating incredible movement with each step.

Label: None

Measurements of the Jacket UK 10

Shoulder to Shoulder: 14.5 inches

Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches

Shoulder to Hem : 23 inches

Waist: 34 inches

Shoulder to end of sleeve: 10 inches

Fastenings: 5 buttons

Measurements Of The Skirt UK 8-10

Measurements of the Skirt

Waist: up to 27 inches

Hips: up to 36 inches

Waist to Hem: 29 inches

Fastenings: 2 hook and eyes and 3 press studs along the side.

Size: Small-Medium UK 8-10

Condition: This suit is in near perfect vintage condition. With a small internal age mark along the underside of the last button on the jacket. The skirt has a very small matching darn along the back, and 2 pin sized rust marks to the front. These minor issues are in no way apparent when the suit is being worn, and only noticeable under close inspection.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: Linen, Silk lined

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.