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Rare and Beautiful 1940s Lilac Lace Dress

1940s Lace Formal Dress


Availability: 1 in stock

  • Era 1940s
  • Bust 34"
  • Waist 28"
  • Hips 44"
  • Label None
  • Fabric Cotton Lace and possibly Rayon underdress
  • Condition Good

    This dress is in good vintage condition for its age but there are some areas of lace by the zip that are worn and need repair. It has been priced accordingly.

  • Best fit UK 10

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

Stunningly beautiful 1940s dresses lilac lace dress. This gorgeous piece comes in two pieces, an under dress complete with boned bodice and a lace over dress. Both of these fasten with metal zips on the side. A beautiful piece of fashion history that is perfect for a wedding or formal occasion.


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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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