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Stunning 1940s Emerald Green Crepe Gown

Sublime 1940s Emerald Green Crepe Gown and Bolero

£125.00

Availability: 1 in stock

  • Era 1940s
  • Bust 28"
  • Waist 24"
  • Hips Free
  • Label None
  • Fabric Crepe
  • Condition Good

    This item is in good vintage condition. The dress is in great condition for its age, but there are few age marks which are not very noticeable. The bolero does have more extensive marks, which are definitely noticeable. I have included it with the dress to keep them together, but you may decide not to wear it. The marks may fade with dry cleaning. I have priced the item to take these flaws into account.

  • Best fit UK 6/8

    The best fit is a recommendation only. Please refer to other measurements for accurate fitting.

Every era has an iconic style that defines it and this 1940s emerald green crepe evening gown and bolero is definitely up there with the iconic looks of the 1930s and 40s.  The crepe has a beautiful weight to it and the small buttons with the tie back make it extremely elegant. It would make a perfect party dress or alternative wedding dress for someone wishing to wear colour.

This dress has a side opening and a few small buttons at the back.

Model is 5’10” and a size UK 10/12

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Sustainable
One-of-a-kind
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Ashwell & Co take inspiration from the past to create a unique vintage shopping experience, with sustainability, slow fashion and individuality at the heart of what we do.

From 1930s bias cut gowns to 1940s tea dresses; 1960s mod suits to 1970s dagger collar shirts, our carefully curated collection of vintage fashion caters for a wide variety of tastes, sizes and budgets.

Each vintage piece has been handpicked for our rails and sourced exclusively within the UK by our co-founder Kate.

From iconic design pieces such as Ossie Clark, Yves Saint Laurent and Lanvin, to everyday essentials, each piece of clothing is chosen as the best example of its era, whilst also keeping an emphasis on wearability and current trends.

 

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