Larger Size Late 1940s Early 1950s Blue and White Viciose Belted Dress, Fit-Rite

$168.00 USD



  • Viciose
  • Satin
Please note: this dress was clipped by about 1/3 to fit my mannequin.

This oh-so-demure yet sassy, belted dress is in excellent vintage condition: I can find no flaws other than 1 missing threaded belt loop. Please be sure to note the iconic 6" pointed collar and 2" cuffs - both the collar and the cuffs are navy blue satin; the collar narrows to just an overlap of just 1/2" in the back. Note, too, the 2 rows of 3 1" buttons in the front - those on the left open and there is a hook and eye at the waist. Each shoulder is lightly padded. Navy blue satin peeks out of the front of the skirt.

Approximate measurements:
shoulder to shoulder: 17"
armpit to armpit: 22"
waist (flat): 19"
hips (flat): 22"
back length: 46"
sleeve length: 17"
belt: width - 3/4" length: 43"

What a wonderful addition to your vintage clothing collection; it is a beautiful example of late 1940s - early 1950s wearable textile art and fashion.

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