Early 1940s Plaid Cotton Sailor Dress- New!

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$290.00 AUD
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SKU #1316


Size: Medium

Bust:  36 inches + 91 cm 

Under Bust: 34 inches + 86 cm

Waist: 28 - 29 inches +71 - 74 cm

Hips: Free

Bodice Length from Outside Shoulder: 15 inches + 38 cm

Total Length from Outside Shoulder:  40 inches + 102 cm 

Hem Length: .5 inches + 1.25 cm

Zipper Length: none

Note: Measurements taken from outside, flat and stretched seam to seam. 



* Lovely 1940s cotton sailor style dress

* Plaid fabric design in red, white and blue

* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and undulating skirt

* Short puffed sleeved bodice with shirtfront opening

* Bodice has contrasting collar in white with blue edging and matching tie front

* Skirt has smocked waist and two applied large pockets edged in white and blue

* Apart from button opening the dress has a closed side placket with button fastening

* Unlined, pinked seams with hand finished hem

* Label reads Penny's Frocks



This dress is in excellent condition for its age.  No notable flaws that I can see, the collar could use an additional cleaning. It has come up really well and another wash should see it perfect. Cleaned and ready to wear. Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.


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