Sweet Disorder Vintage

1940s Raspberry Wool Skirt Suit


Vintage 1940s skirt suit in a rare shade of raspberry pink. The style and color remind me of Mugler's early 90s designs. Squared shoulders, narrow lapels, and a very contemporary gathered tie waist. The skirt falls just below the knee with a flat front and two kick pleats at the back. The back of the jacket is princess-seamed for an hourglass silhouette. Beautiful matching crepe lining. Label: Gus Blass Co Little Rock and NRA label in the side seam. I almost couldn't believe this was a 40s suit until I saw the NRA label. Clean, vibrant & ready to wear. There is a scattering of shallow moth bites on the sleeves and one shoulder. See photo. Presents flawlessly.

Flat Measurements~Jacket~Shoulders 16" Chest 18"  Waist 19" when buttoned but ungathered Hip 18" Length 23" Skirt~Waist 18"  Hip 20" Length 29"


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