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"Wild Daisies" Vintage 1940's Navy Bue Crepe Silk Daisy Print Dress UK 10 US 6


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"Wild Daisies" Vintage 1940's Navy Bue Crepe Silk Daisy Print Dress UK 10 US 6

This breathtaking 1940's navy blue crepe silk dress with a pattern of wild daisies, in wonderful palettes of blues, pinks, yellows, white and green, is a rare piece to behold and never again find.

The high rounded neckline is accented by a front pussy bow tie, above clear class button and loop fastenings along the centre of the bodice. Her shoulder line, boasts shoulder pads sewn into each shoulder seam, accenting the wonderful drape of the full length bishop sleeves, edged with slim cuffs and single button and loop fastenings. Her elegant yoke, is accented by a rounded seam from which small gathers from draping peats that join the cinched in waistline.
Her simple skirt, boasts rounded seam along the base of the waist panel, mimicking those along the yokes, that boast small box pleats to each side of the skirt

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 38 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 41 inches

Waist: up to 28 inches

Hips: up to 44 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 25 inches

Shoulder to Shoulder: 14 inches

Shoulder to Waist: 15.5 inches

Size UK 10 US 6

Closures: This dress fastens to the front with 12 button and loops and a simple tie along the front go the neckline

Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition. With some very light colour bleed to the flowers along the armpits. This is not apparent when the dress is being worn and only noticeable under close inspection.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: Crepe Silk

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.