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RARE Vintage 1940s Jantzen School Daze Sweater - Adorable Blue White Wool Jacquard School-Themed Cardigan Fits Size XS S M

Regular price $424.00 AUD
Regular price Sale price $424.00 AUD
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•Highlights: amazing documented piece from 1946-1947; charming jacquard design includes incorrectly solved math problems, a drawing of a scowling teacher's face beside the nickname "Teach," silly stick figures, and a dunce cap; ribbon-bound placket and white plastic buttons

These rarely come up!

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•Fabric: wool 

•Lined: no

•Closures: buttons

•Designer/Labels: Jantzen

All accessories (belts, jewelry, crinolines, pins, etc.) are for style inspiration only unless indicated.


Tagged a 36

Best for XS/Sm, possibly pushing it into M range. Obviously the closer you are to the measurements, the more of a snug fit it'll be, and vice-versa.

I'm a busty size 4/6 and it was snug through chest with the buttons closed, so I mostly just wore open over t-shirts and tanks.

We did not overstretch these for measurements

Bust (underarm area doubled) about 36" fully closed down the front, 40" stretched gently

Waistband area about 28"  slack, 32" pulled gently

Shoulder to hem about 21"

Shoulders about 17"

Sleeves, shoulder to cuff about 21 1/2"


Very good vintage condition. Ships out freshly cleaned and sanitized. Nearly 80+ years old.

Elbow of one sleeve/backside has a couple period repairs.

The underarms are lightly felted as is typical with these; not bad and not seen during wear.

There's a tan freckle on left arm on the schoolhouse's chimney. A subtle trace of toning on the bottom of one white heart. Presents well...nobody notices her small imperfections.


Our pieces are true vintage with a history and a past life, not newly made reproductions. Minor signs of previous use and age are normal and expected for all true vintage pieces. Flaws and issues are carefully noted/photographed, and our photos give you a good idea of the look of each garment. We're happy to answer any questions you might have to help you with online purchasing.

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Vintage is sold as-is and all sales are final. All vintage garments will show signs of previous wear and use, including deadstock and unworn pieces. We take extra care to note and/or photograph any imperfections we find. You can read our thousands of happy reviews on Etsy and eBay for an idea of the quality and high standards we strive to keep.



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