Vintage Early 1940s Blue Cotton Swing Dress

The floral smocking on this 1940s dress is so sweet!  Lightweight, light blue cotton.  The bodice and patch pockets had large-scale smocking with floral corners in the diamonds.  Short sleeves and fitted waist.  Gathered skirt.  Side metal zipper.  Unlined.   Adorable!

 

DETAILS

Label:  Joan Norton Irwin

Best fits:  S (see measurements)

Circa:  Early 1940s

Condition:  Overall excellent.  There is a pinpoint mark on the back of the skirt (see photo).

 

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MEASUREMENTS 

Shoulders:  15"

Bust:  up to 35"

Waist:  25"

Bodice length:  16.5"

Skirt length:  26"

SIZING INFORMATION

 

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