Vintage lingerie, white 1940s Grecian style nightgown with matching peignoir. Perfect gift, for a bride on her wedding night. This is a stunning set. Luscious fabric; silky, sumptuous and flowing.
Measurements in inches: GOWN: Bust 34, Waist 28, Hip up to 38, Length shoulder to hem 54.
ROBE: Bust up to 38, sleeve length 25, across upper back 15, center back to hem 56 and SWEEP of the hemline is 82 inches.
Circa 1948 by Carters in true white, DuPont nylon. This is so Hollywood glamour. I think of iconic movie stars like Lauren Bacall, it is that stunning.
Ankle length gown features Grecian Goddess styling, wide straps, square neckline, gathered bodice and waist panel. Intricate decoration at the bodice and waist is done in self fabric piping. GORGEOUS work.
Matching robe features, Peter Pan collar with button and loop closure, wrist length, set in sleeves are gathered to piping at the cuff with button and loop closure. Sleeves are gathered at the cap, full and fall extra long so they will blouse BEAUTIFULLY at the cuff.
Bodice of the robe is decorated with the same undulating piped decoration as the gown. Back of the robe has a set in yoke. The back panel is gathered to the yoke for extravagant, sweeping silhouette.
This ensemble is in ABOVE excellent condition with no flaws or signs of use. It is also GORGEOUS. This is the kind of lingerie one would have seen advertised in the best fashion magazines of the day. Vogue, Harper's Bazaar would have gone all out with such a magnificent set.
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