From the 1940s, a lovely cream blouse with long sleeves and bishop neckline with rows of lace. Tiny shoulder pads in the sleeve heads for that old-Hollywood look (it's a bit big on Cecelia, so not shown to its best advantage, the shoulder line is lovely). Closes at back and at the lace-trimmed cuffs with shell buttons. Smocking enhances the bodice. Darts nip and shape the waist. Feels heavenly. From the Richard C. estate.
Labels: only a size tag remains (but please go by the measurements provided below, as sizing has changed over time)
Fiber/Care: no tags, very silky mid-weight rayon, washable (drip dry) or dry-clean
Condition: a tiny hole at upper left chest where a brooch likely sat is easily concealed with an embellishment of your own
*This blouse is freshly laundered and ready to wear.*
- labeled a vintage size 18/36, and true to size for a loose, blousey fit, but should accommodate up to a 40" circumference bustline (not bra size, but actual measurement around the fullest part of the breasts) -
☞ Our items are not newly manufactured "vintage style" pieces. They are true vintage, at least 20 years old. Please read condition report provided above. ☜
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