Vintage 1940s White Floral Print Maxi Dress
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This is a gorgeous vintage dress in from the 1940s in ivory with a pink rosebud print. Bias cut skirt, covered button front, front metal zipper below waist, wide collar, folded lapel. Puff sleeves with cuffs, double cord waist tie and thread belt loops. This dress has beautiful drape and is extremely flattering. This dress is excellent vintage condition, a little wear and light smudges on the covered buttons, see last photo.
There is no stretch to this fabric. It is like an early nylon or acetate, very light weight and a tiny bit sheer. No size tag. Measurements are approximate, taken flat and then doubled where necessary.
Bust - 38 inches
Waist - 28 inches
Hips - Free
Length from shoulder to hem - 57.5 inches
Sleeve length - 10 inches
Sleeve circumference at cuff - 10 inches
Fabric Content: Nylon
Garment Care: Professional Dry Clean Only