Sweet Disorder Vintage

1940s Mini Pencil Midi Dress

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Darling 190s juniors dress adorned with gold mini pencils. Fabulous silhouette with peaked shoulders, a fun waistband and wide paneled skirt. Classic 40s darting and elbow length sleeves. The bodice buttons with two decorative metal buttons. Mini gold metal mechanical pencils dangle from little gold chains that wrap through the buttons. The pencils have lead in them and are totally functional. They are also removable for a different look. Metal side zip for ease and original shoulders pads present. Such an iconic 1940s juniors style with such a fun twist.

Flat Measurements

Shoulders 14"

Chest 18"

Waist 14"

Hip 25"+

Length 40" Length shoulder to waist 15"

Armscye 10"

Label: Irene Karol Junior Originators

Material: Wool

This 1940s dress is in good condition. There is a discreetly darned moth bite area on the bodice near the bottom button and a few mends hidden in the volume of the skirt. A little felting at the underarms. No rips stains or other damage. Freshly hand washed and ready to wear. This darling is over 70 years old and a true treasure.

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bust 32-34 34-36 36-38 38-40 40-42
waist 22-24 24-26 26-28 28-30 30-32
hips 32-34 34-36 36-38 38-40 40-42


The flat measurements in the product description are the actual measurements of the garment when laid flat. Double the chest, waist and hip measurements for an idea of fit. Please remember to allow a little "space" in a garment beyond your body measurements for ease and a good fit.

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