40s Swiss Dot Gown

Vintage 1940s two piece semi sheer swiss dot polka dot cotton gauzy maxi dress with puff sleeves and eyelet lace ruffle trim. Base layer has the polka dot top with a solid opaque white cotton slip skirt with ruffle hem and hidden side metal zipper. The polka dot skirt is a separate piece that layers over the top of the dress and can also be worn separately! Tiered full skirt has wide waist panel with some boning and a hidden back metal zipper and hook closure.  

Label: L. Stewart
Fabric: Cotton
Size marked: 14 (vintage sizes run small!!)
Best fits modern Xsmall- check the measurements to be sure.

Bust: 36"
Shoulder: 16"
Sleeve: 9 1/2"
Waist: 24" 
Hip: free 50"+
Length: 56"
Skirt length: 39 1/2"

 

Excellent pre-owned condition - no significant stains, flaws or damage aside from a handful of tiny holes that completely get lost in the skirt - see last photo and some light colorbleed along the zipper that is covered by the placket