40s Vintage Day Dress
40s Vintage Day DressThis fantastic novelty print wrap dress is made of a blue/green cotton with white and yellow flowers. The dress crosses in the front and is secured with a tie. It has front shoulder tucks, a wide elastic waistband that starts on the sides and goes around the back, short sleeves with cuffs, a small lapel, and one front patch pocket. There are shoulder pads that can easily be removed.
Item: Vintage 40s Wrap Dress
Material: no tag / cotton
Maker: Unknown, possibly handmade
Color(s): Blue/green, white, yellow, green, black
Measurements: Taken with the garment lying flat, please double bust, waist and hips.
Waist: 13" - 14"
Length waist: 16.5"
Back Width (at shoulders): 15"
Sleeve length (taken under the arm): 4.5"
Condition: Vintage - very good. There are no obvious flaws but being a day dress and one that would have been worn many times, the fabric does have a softened washed appearance.
Photographed on a size 2 dress form with a waist of 24.5"