Vintage Late 1940s Dress - Darling Chestnut + Black Print Cutie w Buttons & Peter Pan Collar Size XS
•Highlights: shirtwaist style; nipped waist; swing skirt; super cute black celluloid decorative buttons arranged in progressively smaller groups; mildly wounded and priced as-is
•Colors: warm chestnut tan, black...best color view is the close-up of the buttons
•Fabric(s): semi-sheer rayon or blend, slinky to the touch
•Lined: no -- needs a slip...or not :)
•Closures: front snaps (buttons are only decorative)
Any accessories or belts shown in photos are prop pieces and not included unless mentioned.
About a modern size XS; please allow room for movement and ease
Bust to 32"/taut 34"
Waist about 24"
Length, shoulder to waist about 15 3/4"
Shoulder to hem about 44" and has 2" hem
Good vintage shape, looks great but is not perfect. Clean. 70+ years old.
To note: there's a vague smudge or something to print at bodice to side of buttons, this visually disappears when I hold it against my skin or a black chemise, so I don't think it would ever be noticed when worn. It's accounted for in pricing.
Do note: dress is QUITE small and you'll need extra room to move around as it's a shirtwaist.
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