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Exquisite vintage 1940s plum purple wool tweed suit with pink and white flecks. Fitted jacket with two waist pockets. Dart pleats at waist to accentuate hour glass shape. Button up front. Fully lined in light brown satin. Pencil skirt has side zipper and eyelet & hook closure. Small back slit. Satin lining on inside rear of skirt. Hand tailored in Ireland. Absolutely gorgeous design, quality craftsmanship. Exquisite vintage piece.

Circa~ 1940s
Condition~ Mint
Maker~ Round Tower Tweed, Handwoven in Donegal, Iregland By Colette Modes, Made in the Republic of Ireland
Material~ wool, satin
Approx Size~ extra small
Tag Size~


Shoulders~ 15" seam to seam
Sleeve~ 21 1/2"
Bust~ 34"
Waist~ 26"
Hips~ 35"
Length~ 22 1/2"
Waist~ 25"
Hips~ 36"
Length~ 27"

Mannequin bust measurements are:
Shoulder~ 15" / 38 cm
Bust~ 34" / 86.5 cm
Waist~ 25 1/2" / 66.5 cm
Hips~ 35" / 88.5 cm

Please Note:
Size is approximate so please never go by size only. Always check your measurements please. The best way to do this is to compare the measurements to a similar garment that you already own and fits you well. Please remember that you will be inside the garment and you will need to leave yourself room to breath. Measurements are taken with garment flat edge to edge. At the natural shoulder. Bust, waist and hip measurements are multiplied by two.

Vintage 1940s Irish Wool Tweed Suit Skirt Jacket xs s Plum Purple Hourglass


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  • Vintage item from the 1940s
  • Materials: wool, satin
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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