1930s HUGE pleated SLEEVES floral dress small medium | new fall
m i n t : pristine with no signs of wear- possibly deadstock
e x c e l l e n t : signs of normal wear and age- no obvious flaws
v e r y g o o d : noted minor flaws that may have been already repaired - very wearable
g o o d : many noted minor flaws and/or mends -wearable
f a i r : numerous noted flaws and mends, some significant - still wearable
Super rare 1930's dress! Done in a silk printed with flowers and grapes. The sleeves are really the star of the show though! The have ruching at the shoulder, the sleeves are wide with raspberry insets and large covered buttons. Wide merlot collar. Matching belt with two holes. Hook and eye at back and pullover style with no closures. Unlined. Brooch under collar.
From the estate of Margaret Whiting of Cheyenne Wyoming. Her husband was the State Engineer and also ran for governor. They lived at 510 E 22nd St in Cheyenne. (google it...it is a stunning home!)
Size on tag: none
Fits like: small/medium
Condition: Excellent Vintage: tiny discoloration dot on the burgundy inset on sleeve and a couple of faint discolorations on the collar.
✂-----Measurements: (will need to go over head since there is no closures)
Bust (underarm seam) : 40"
Total length: 47"