AMAZING ESTATE FIND
VINTAGE 1930's 1940s
SATIN WEDDING GOWN
What a Wonderful addition to your collection!!!!
What a Lovely Vintage Dress!
This was an Estate find,
ca Late 1930's, Early 1940s
Satin Wedding Gown!
Not sure if this is Charmeuse Silk,
Or just very flowing Satin.
The color is Shimmering Pale Ivory.
V Neckline with Shaw Collar,
and Illusion Sheer Net
around neck, and at back.
Dress has Padded shoulders.
With snaps inside for slip straps.
It has tulle under the padding,
and on one side the tulle is loose,
and will need resewn.
Long sleeves, with a pleat at elbow for movement.
Cuff is cut so there is a point on top of hand.
Buttons with 5 covered silk buttons and loops.
Waist is fitted.
with a Peplum like flap around to back.
Bias cut upside down V in front.
Dramatic Romanic Back,
with 36 Satin Covered Button Closures,
with snap at bottom.
Facing on cuffs and button placket is tulle.
Full Shirt with a 240" SWEEP!
Skirt is to floor,
shorter in front,
and from waist in back has a long train.
There is a tab inside back for you to hold up the train
I could find no labels.
Very well made,
Most likely Handmade,
and I believe from the late 30's or early 40's.
What a GORGEOUS Vintage Wedding Dress
this would make!
Measured Flat across front.
SHOULDER TO SHOULDER 13"
UNDERARM TO UNDERARM 16" (32")
WAIST 12" (24")
SHOULDER TO HEM 60"
SHOULDER TO HEM IN BACK 86"
AROUND HEM 240"
Dress looks to be a
Small Slim size.
Fits my dress form which measures,
33" X 22" X 33"
This is the dress's measurements,
and may not be the size it will fit.
Please check measurements carefully,
there are "No Returns" on vintage clothing.
Dress is in Good, very wearable condition.
Some light wear from age and being worn.
at bottom area of train,
two drip stains at front and at hem.
A spot stain,
a few pin holes in net at bodice.
I tried to show stains in pictures.
Please note this Dress
could be over 70 years old,
In estate found condition,
It has been in storage,
and has not been cleaned.
A Cleaner may be able to get some of the
but no guarantees.
Part of an AMAZING estate collection of
1930's, 1940's, 1950's and 60's dresses,
that I will be selling as is,
at NO RESERVE!!!!
Don't miss adding it to your collection!
Offered as is at an
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