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Vintage 1940s Slate Blue Belt-Back Tailored Gabardine Wool Suit Jacket + Skirt w Beaded Bows Size M

Regular price $98.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $98.00 USD
Sale Sold out
Shipping calculated at checkout.


•Highlights: high quality; heavily padded shoulders; novelty beaded bows; slightly boxy fit to jacket; pockets; half belt in rear; lush satin lining; A-line skirt; wear opened up or buttoned up, or as separates

•Colors: slate blue-grey

•Fabric(s): wool gabardine, satin

•Lined: jacket fully lined

•Closures: buttons, side metal zipper

•Designer/Labels: no


Please allow room for fit and ease and any clothing layered under it.

Bust (underarm area measured flat on exterior, then doubled) about 42"

Waist of jacket about 36"

Length of jacket about 23"

Shoulder span - no seams

Sleeves about 19"/bracelet length

Skirt waist about 26"

Skirt hips about 38"

Skirt length about 27" and has 2" hem


Very good vintage shape. Dry cleaned. 70+ years old.

To note: subtle hints of fade jacket's "edges" and a vague area near placket. Does not stand out appreciably, but is priced accordingly. See photos. 


Our pieces are true vintage with a history and a past life, not newly made reproductions. Please be familiar with vintage clothing and read over our shop policies before purchasing. We are 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.



All items purchased during our sale ship Feb 5th, 2024. We do not have access to inventory before then, and the sale discounts are to thank you for your patience.


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Buyers outside the US: we love you! Please be aware, though, that you are 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 (10 days or fewer) your order will be considered abandoned and returned to inventory or donated. 

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