Vintage 1940s Brown Wool Power Suit

Iconic 40s suit.  Lightweight brown wool.  The jacket has wide, padded shoulders with a wasp waist.  Beautiful detailing, including knotted thread trim.  Straight skirt with a side metal zipper.  The jacket is fully lined; the skirt has lining in the upper half only.   

    Label:  Whilshire Modes; City Paris
    Fabric:  Wool      
    Circa:  1940s  

    BEST FITS:  XS  (see measurements)

    CONDITION:  Overall excellent.  The suit shows extremely light, normal wear with no specific issues to note.   
    Shoulders:  15.5" 
    Bust:  up to 36"  
    Waist:  up to 26"                    
    Jacket length:  22"
    Sleeve length:  23"
    Skirt waist:  25"
    Hips:  up to 36"            
    Skirt length:  26"

  • CARE:
    Hand-wash; line dry.  Contact us if you need more detailed care instructions.

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