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Vintage 1930s Satin Dressing Gown Green Pink Lounging Robe Ladies Size M


Brand Poppy's Vintage Clothing

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This is a lovely satin lounging robe or dressing gown that dates to the late 1930s or early 1940s.  The robe has a small gathered “puff” at the top of the sleeve, in typical late 30s style, with small pads - note the quality of the pad (see last close-up photo).  It is made of a beautiful green satin fabric, with a dusty rose pink coloured panel on either side of the opening.  The robe is cut with a flare to the bottom so that the fabric falls beautifully in drapes.  The cuffs of the sleeves are also trimmed in the same dusty rose colour.  There is a patch pocket applied to the right side.  It is made in a full length and is unlined.  There is no closure or loops for a belt - because it is cut so fully there is a natural overlap.  It is possible that this was meant to not securely close, so as to easily reveal whatever one would be wearing underneath. 


Label: None

Material: Satin, most likely a rayon, but with a lovely finish

Sizing: No size is indicated, but this should fit a medium size - please rely on the following measurements for fit:

Shoulders: 14” across, seam-to-seam - note that the outer shoulders fit into the puff at the top of the sleeve

Sleeves: 24” long, from shoulder seam, including puff at top of sleeve

Sleeve Inseam: 17” long

Bust: 38” around, taken under the arms, with a normal overlap

Waist:  34” around, with a normal overlap

Hips:  44” around, meant to fall loosely

Hemline:  124” around

Overall length: 58”, measured flat

Condition:  It is in very good condition with no wear, tear, stains or odors - this looks like it saw little, if any, use and has been well cared for and stored over the years

This is a lovely dressing gown - 30s movie star glamour!