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Vintage 1940s Dress - SOPHISTICATED Black Rayon w Aqua Beaded Pinwheels Cocktail Dress Size M - L

Regular price $195.00 AUD
Regular price Sale price $195.00 AUD
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A fab 1940s dress, a classic with a fitted beaded bodice, keyhole cutout, sexy ruched/cut-out cuffs, fitted waist, sleek skirt with side drape festooned with 3D beaded pinwheel accents. Gorgeous!

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•Fabric(s): matte rayon

•Closures: side metal zipper


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


Fits about a modern M - L; please allow room for the fit/ease you prefer

Bust (underarm area measured flat, then doubled) to about 40"/41"

Waist about 29"/tight 30 1/2"

Hips about 43"/44"

Shoulder to waist seam about 16"

Shoulder to hem about 42 1/2" and has 2" hem

Shoulders about 15 1/2"

Sleeves about 18"


Great vintage shape. Cleaned. 75+ years old.

A very faint grayish mark right below the waist seam, does not stand out to the eye when worn.


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 detailed 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.

Return & Refund Policy

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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