Incredible and rare matching late 1930s dress and coat set with lovely details.
[i n f o]
* dress is a crepe rayon fabric and coat is a wool fabric - dress is a shade lighter than the coat
* Beautiful matching trapunto/soutache stitching on both the dress and the coat
* dress has puffed sleeves, matching belt (I believe it is missing the buckle), back button closures and side metal zipper
* coat has bell talon zipper closure up the front that starts at the lower waist
* coat has long sleeves and padded shoulders with a v neck
[m e a s u r e m e n t s]
Bust: dress: 38" coat: 40"
Waist: dress: 31-32" coat: 34"
Length: dress: 40" (from shoulder to bottom hem) coat: 40" (from shoulder to bottom hem)
Hips: dress: open coat: 40-42"
[c o n d i t i o n]
Overall good condition with the following to note: (please also see detailed photos) The dress has a few small mends to small holes and a few seam pop repairs, some lightening under the arms, missing belt buckle I believe, button on back of dress on the top is missing fabric cover, and a few small stains. The coat has several mends along the hem from both bites - some small and a few medium sized repairs. There are a few small holes that aren't repaired. Overall presents beautifully. Cleaned and ready to wear.
Thanks for looking!
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HIPS: measure around the fullest part of your hips.
BUST: measure over the fullest part of your bust while wearing a bra.
WAIST: measure around the smallest point of your natural waistline.
SHOULDER TO WAIST: measure from the very top of your shoulder - where the seam would lie, down the front, over the bust, to your waistline.
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