Vintage 1940s Novelty Print Cold Rayon Dress - Adorable VOLUP Folk Horror Corn Husk Doll Navy Blue + White Frock Size L to XL
•Highlights: short sleeves; shoulder pads; fitted bodice w soft neckline detail; softly pleated skirt; interesting feature of small metal snaps on either side of waist to make larger or more fitted!; the novelty print features corn husk dolls, which is folk horror adjacent and, thus, I loooooove it
•Fabric(s): silky cold rayon
•Closures: pops over head, then snaps at the waist both sides
Any accessories or belts shown in photos are prop pieces and not included unless mentioned.
About a modern size L to XL; please allow room for movement and ease; some give to fabric as indicated
Bust to about 42"/44" pulled taut
Waist about 32"/35" pulled tight when snapped closed; open it is about 40"
Hips full/about 56"
Shoulder to waist seam about 17 1/2"
Shoulder to hem about 43" and has 1 3/4" hem turned up
Shoulders about 16" seam to seam
Sleeves about 10 1/2"
Armhole opening circumference about 20"
Very good vintage shape with subtle imperfections factored into pricing. Cleaned, unfaded, and sturdy. 75+ years old.
The kind of dress that presents as being in excellent shape, but has some subtle age and life scars. A small puncture at side of shoulder (about what a pencil's point might make). Two small marks within the print. I have a hunch this dress used to have waist sashes, long gone and/or replaced by the snaps. See photos.
Regardless, she's cute and she's covered with creepy folk dolls! :))))))
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