1940s GREEN PAISLEY DRESS
• A gorgeous silky green-paisley dress from the 1940s!
• Collared neckline
• Long 3/4-length dolman sleeves with rolled cuffs and a functional fabric-covered button on each; shoulder pads
• Fabric-covered buttons in front
• Matching removable, adjustable belt; string belt loops
• Full midi-length skirt with hidden pockets!
ERA: 1940s / 1950s
COLOR: blueish pine green, cornflower blue, gold
MATERIAL: unlabeled silky acetate
LINING: back skirt lined in white netting
LABEL: Brielle Creations
ORIGIN: Made in USA
SIZE: labeled 12, best fits a S M, please see measurements
MEASUREMENTS (does not stretch)
BUST: about 40" due to the dolman cut of the sleeves
WAIST: 25-28.5" belt
HEM: .5" (appears to have had the hem released from the original length as there are slight hem creases)
CONDITION: Near-excellent condition! Very slight yellowing of the inner collar. Some of the gold printed paint has rubbed off on the bodice near the arms and on the back but not noticeable. The color is difficult to accurately capture due to the slight sheen of the fabric and dress has different tones in different lights.
*Model Size: S Height: 5'6" Bust: 34" Waist: 26" Hips: 38"
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Elkader, Iowa 52043
Items must be picked up Friday, August 25, 11-4 Central or Saturday, August 26 from 11-2 at our downtown Elkader, Iowa, warehouse at 110 Mulberry Street Rear, in the alley straight across from the Elkader Post Office on the left. Our auctions move quickly and we don't have room in our warehouse to store sold items. If items are left after 2 p.m. on Saturday, they will be packed for shipping.
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