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Vintage 1940s Dress - VOLUP Navy Blue White Swingy Cotton-y Rayon Frock w Sailor Novelty Buttons As-is Size XL

Regular price $78.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $78.00 USD
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Details

Lovely 1940s cotton-y rayon frock w shoulder tucks, a neckline of old white plastic anchor buttons, and a swingy skirt.

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•Fabric(s): rayon

•Closures: side metal zipper

•Designer/Labels: there's the tiniest tuft of a paper tag on flip side of neck facing fabric

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

Measurements

Fits about a modern XL; please allow room for fit/ease!

Bust (underarm area measured flat, then doubled) to about 46"/taut 48"

Waist about 38"/39"

Hips to about 52"

Shoulder to waist about 17"

Shoulder to hem about 39" and has 1 3/4" hem

Armhole circumference about 22"

Shoulders seam to seam about 18"

Sleeves about 7"

Condition

Very good vintage shape w minor imperfections, priced and sold as-is. Cleaned. 70+ years old.

There's a spot of fade on one neckline pleat, could touch up with fabric pen or leave it be. A little quirk or wobble in the stitching of the waist seam, covered if you use a belt (or can be fixed/ignored). A rare size that doesn't come up much and a great run-around frock!

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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.

Shipping

Shipping

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Insurance is ALWAYS available for an upgrade.

Items are shipped 2x a week in batches. We are not responsible for delays that happen that are outside of our personal control. 

Expedited/Express shipping is often available for an additional fee. Contact us before purchasing any item(s) you need expedited in order to arrange for this upgrade.

VAT and Import Taxes

Buyer is responsible for any taxes, VAT, or other fees imposed by your country.

Items returned to us by your postal service for non-payment of taxes will incur re-shipping costs. If you do not pay to reship in a timely manner (7 days) your order will be considered abandoned and returned to inventory or donated. 

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