True Vintage 1940s Skirt Suit

 

A vintage original, handmade/ ‘make do and mend’ at the time.

Fashioned in blue gingham cotton, featuring attractive ric- rac detail.

Shirt tapers in elegantly at waist, features trimmed collar, slight puff sleeve, four button front, mock pockets at hip.

Skirt flares A line shape from natural waist and fastens at side with hook & eyes and buttons at hip.

 

This skirt suit was handmade at the time. It has some loose stitches and general wear. Skirt is quite naively made.

 

Measurements

 

I estimate that this dress would best fit a Small size, approx UK8 or 10, depending on desired fit. NB. It is quite slim across hips. Please check measurements given:

 

Shirt:

P- p 19”

Waist (measured flat) 15”

Neck to Hem 22”

Shoulder to Shoulder 14.5”

 

Skirt:

Waist (measured flat) 14”

Waist to Hem 27”

Hips (measures flat) 18.5”

True Vintage 1940s Gingham Skirt Suit UK8 10

£50.00Price