Vintage 1940s Dress - Midnight Blue Delectably Sheer Silk + Moonstone Jewelry Details Size M
•Highlights: shoulder pads; cool pointy collar; shirtwaist style w costume jewelry-quality rhinestone and faux moonstone buttons for show and snaps underneath; slinky, flowing skirt
•Colors: deep midnight blue
•Fabric(s): silk mesh...possibly rayon but it doesn't look or feel like rayon
•Closures: side metal zipper
•Designer/Labels: there are tiny white threads at back neck where a label was removed :-/
Any accessories or belts shown in photos are prop pieces and not included unless mentioned.
About a modern size Medium; please allow room for movement and ease
Bust to about 38", taut 42"
Waist about 28"/taut 30"
Hips full/to about 48"
Length, shoulder to waist about 16"
Shoulder to hem about 44"
Shoulders seam to seam about 16 1/2"
Sleeves about 10"
Very good vintage shape. Clean, sturdy, buttons in great shape. 70+ years old.
To note: one teensy hole + two pinholes low on skirt near side skirt seam that do not affect use -- see last photo. If you wear a slip, this will be masked. A couple pinholes under the collar which is covered by the collar. A tiny scuff on the fabric at the bottom of placket.
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