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Late 1940s black cocktail dress. Sheer short sleeved and shoulder yoke. the bodice has been gathered into narrow vertical panel and extend to the lower hip from there the gathers flare out into the skirt.

Look your best- for flattering fit minor alterations may be necessary, consult your seamstress.


rayon chiffon rayon taffeta skirt lining


Please keep in mind that these are measurements taken when the garment is laid flat, please allow for some ease. Double measurements for bust, waist and hips.

Bust: 17"
Waist: 13"
Nape to Waist: 15"
Shoulder to Shoulder: 15"
Waist to Hem: 31"
Sleeve Length: 12"

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40s Cocktail Dress / 40s Short Sleeve Dress / Sheer Sleeves / Ruched Bodice / Flared Skirt / Small B34 W26 / Metal Zipper


  • Vintage item from the 1940s
  • Material: rayon
  • Ships worldwide from Toronto, Canada
  • Feedback: 400 reviews
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