This is a gorgeous vintage wedding gown, vintage 1940's WWII era. It is fashioned of a rayon satin as many gowns were due to the absence of silk. The yoke of the gown is nylon netting, and the bodice is a drop waist renaissance style with elaborate beading in the bodice. The gown has a massive train as was popular in this era with a back loop and button closure. Gown has classic 1940's very padded shoulders
Condition: The gown is excellent condition; Flaws include 1 small place in the back of the gown where the beading is loose and needs to be knotted. There is no loss and a safety pin holds it steady.
There is 1 missing covered button in the back. Some surface dirt is at the hem edge.
NO staining, No perspiration stains. Dress has not been cleaned.
Nylon Yoke has 2 pinholes.
Content: rayon satin
Age: 1940s WWII era
Size: Bust up to 36". Waistline is 26" Max. Waistline to hemline is 42-43". This is a drop waist dress; hard to tell exactly where waistline falls from.
When you are purchasing vintage apparel, please take into consideration that even the best cared for items do have imperfections related to age. Each of my garments is carefully inspected and all details are disclosed to you, however minimal. Many times they are not at all noticeable, but I want you to be informed.
Item ID: R126
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