Mint condition 1940s striped dress with soft black velvet and embroidered trim on the collar and cuff, playing off the shiny faceted buttons down the front. Very cool fabric with crisp stripes in heathered blue and black. and expert construction with princess seam darting and inseam pockets on the full pleated skirt. Label "An original Gross-Sydney" of New York, circa 1940s.
• Size S (see measurements)
• Feels like 100% cotton, possibly a very fine wool? gorgeous quality, light and soft but with structure
• Unlined, opaque
• Buttons down the front to the hip
• Excellent condition, no notable flaws, looks never worn!
• Style No. D4204
Fit notes: tailroed cut with no stretch, shouldn't fit *too* tight so buttons don't pull, full flared skirt
Barbara is 5'5" / 32"b, 25"w, 34"h / garment is pinned at the bodice
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