• 1940s Green & White Chevron Stripe Dress with Applique - New!
  • 1940s Green & White Chevron Stripe Dress with Applique - New!
  • 1940s Green & White Chevron Stripe Dress with Applique - New!
  • 1940s Green & White Chevron Stripe Dress with Applique - New!
  • 1940s Green & White Chevron Stripe Dress with Applique - New!
  • 1940s Green & White Chevron Stripe Dress with Applique - New!
  • 1940s Green & White Chevron Stripe Dress with Applique - New!

1940s Green & White Chevron Stripe Dress with Applique - New!

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Measurements

Size: Extra Small - Small

Bust: 33 - 34 inches + 84 - 86 cm 

Waist: 25 inches + 63 cm

Hips: Free

Bodice Length From Outside Shoulder: 15 inches +  38 cm

Total Length:  44 inches + 112 cm 

 

Description

* Vintage 1940s seersucker cotton dress

* Green and white chevron stripes

* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and slightly flared skirt

* Cap sleeves with rounded collar neckline

* Contrasting green insert at neckline and skirt

* White ric rac trim featured on inserts

* Gently shaped skirt with v - trim

* Decorative small buttons on front

* White floral applique on right shoulder area

* Back button closure and original belt

* Label reads Vicky Vaughn Juniors

Vicky Vaughn

Vicky Vaughn was the junior division of R & M Kaufmann, Inc in Aurora, Illinois.  The Kaufman brothers began making ladies dresses in the 1920s.  They built their business by producing high quality but moderately priced dresses and sleepwear.  The company was able to keep prices low by mass producing garments in their own factories.  In fact, their motto was "Only the LOOK is expensive."  Sales grew steadily through the use of full page advertisements in Seventeen, Mademoiselle and Charm magazines as well as the use of live television commercials on shows such as "Beat the Clock."  The Kaufmann's also produced the Toni Todd line for misses sizes.  The company was sold to Russ Togs in 1969.

 

Condition 

Love love love this one! Truly beautiful 1940s dress in absolutely wonderful condition and so striking.Absolutely wonderful with no issues. Cleaned and ready to wear. Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.

 

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Availability
This item is within our selling stock. In the unlikely event that two buyers purchase this item concurrently, payment will be immediately refunded to the latter purchaser. We apologise in advance if this rare circumstance arises.


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LayBys/Layaways
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Photography
Our photos are taken with a mix of studio and ambient lighting. Whilst we take care with the colour balance of our photos, individual computer monitors register colours differently depending on their calibration. If you want the exact colour shade drop us a line and we will give you the Universal Pantone colours that match the item.