Vintage 1940s 50s Black Rayon Crepe Dress Size M
Brand Poppy's Vintage Clothing
This is an easy to wear vintage late 1940s / early 1950s dress made in a nice quality rayon crepe fabric, beautiful fall and drape. It has padded shoulders, short sleeves with turned cuffs and a sweetheart style neckline. The bottom of the neckline is decorated with a rhinestone studded piece and bow and the upper bodice is pieced with each hole surrounded by rope rickrack appliqué. It has a defined waist with loops for a belt - no belt is provided The skirt is constructed so as to fall in drapes. It has a to-the-knee length and closes at the side with a metal zipper
Sizing: No size is indicated, but this should fit a woman that fits a size medium - please rely on the following measurements for fit:
Shoulders: 15 1/2” from seam to seam
Sleeves: 4” from the shoulder seam
Bust: 36”-37”, taken under the armpits
Waist: 28” around
Hips: 42”, meant to fall loosely in drapes
Overall length: 39”, measured flat
Condition: It is in very good condition - no wear, tear or other defect, this dress looks to have seen very little use and was well cared for over the years.
Lovely dress, beautifully constructed - quality rayon fabric, great 1940/50s transitional look!