True Vintage 1940s Dress


Soft cotton, featuring attractive illustrative floral design in attractive colours.

Handmade at the time with side popper fastenings, lovely pleated fabric detail at shoulders, sweetheart- shaped neckline, small shoulder pads, waist panel, tie waist back, gathers at waist.


This dress is in good condition. Hnadmade at the time, a few tiny patches of wear to fabric, some raw edges and some minor wear and the odd loose stitch under arms.




I estimate that this dress would best fit a Small size, approx UK8 or 10, depending on desired fit. Would best fit a smaller chest. Please check measurements given:


P- p 17.5”

Waist (measured flat) 14”

Neck to Mid- Waist 16”

Mid- Waist to Hem 25”

Hips (measured flat) Free

True Vintage 1940s Floral Dress UK8 10 W28”


    Bobby & Dandy, The Workshop, 16 Cambridge Grove, Hove BN3 3ED

    True vintage clothing. As featured in Time Out, Condé Nast Traveller, Vintage Life, Best of England, The Sunday Telegraph & on the BBC & Ch4.

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