Vintage Early 1940s Cut Out Bodice Linen Day Dress

Raleigh Vintage

Beautifully detailed day dress.  Lightweight, brown linen/rayon blend.  Iconic WWII era silhouette with a slightly loose bodice, fitted waist, and straight skirt.  The bodice a gorgeous lace cut-out.  Tiny, functional buttons on the shoulders and down one side.  Unlined.       

    Label:   Paula Brooks
    Fabric:  Linen blend 
    Circa:  Late 1930s / early 1940s 

    BEST FITS:  XS / S   (see measurements)

    CONDITION:  Overall excellent.  The dress light, normal wear, with no specific issues to note.     
    Shoulders: 15"
    Bust:  36" 
    Waist:  a snug 26" (but buttons can be moved over about 1/4")            
    Hips:  up to 40"
    Bodice length:  16"      
    Skirt length:  24.5"
    Sleeve opening:  12" at at opening 

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