Vintage 1930s to 1940s Dress - Vibrant Rayon Jersey Floral Poppy + Daisy Border Print Dress Size XS to S
•Date: ca. late 1930s, early 1940s
•Highlights: what's not to love?!; padded sleeve heads to hold shape; plunge neckline w snap; hourglass-fitted long waistband; pleated skirt
•Colors: vanilla with fuchsia, wine, black, lime, chartreuse yellow print of daisies and poppies, culminating in a rich border print hem
•Fabric(s): rayon jersey
•Closures: side button placket
Any accessories or belts shown in photos are prop pieces and not included unless mentioned.
About a modern size XS to S; please allow room for movement and ease
Bust (underarm area measured flat, then doubled) to about 32" slack, 36" pulled more taut
Waist about 23" slack, 27" pulled taut
Hips to about 42"/full
Length, shoulder to waist about 16 1/2"
Shoulder to hem about 43"
Shoulders seam to seam about 14" (your shoulders fit inside the padded area of sleeves)
Sleeves about 10"
Good vintage condition. Sold and priced as-is. Cleaned and fresh. 70-80+ years old.
To note: first off -- she presents and wears wonderfully!
But has typical minor cosmetic imperfections that, if you are familiar with rayon jersey, you know to expect. I found a few very subtle discolorations within the print, ghost needle marks at rear waist from previous seams, slight pulling at seams in a few places, a small hole hidden in the print where a sleeve attaches to shoulder area, more ghost needle marks on cuffs from, I think, original darting that was opened to make the sleeves fit more of us
Please look over the photos and close-ups. 10/10 would wear if it fit!
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