Sweet Disorder Vintage
1930s Green Balloon Sleeve Day Dress
Vintage 1930s day dress in hunter green. Iconic 30s details~ high smocked neckline with a ruffled edge. Darted waist, peplum and slim paneled skirt that falls below the knee. The balloon sleeves have wonderful volume and finish with little snaps at the wrists. Covered buttons at the back of the neckline for ease. Hidden side snap placket. Fabric is probably a rayon blend crepe with a pretty Deco texture. Excellent condition, faintest color change at the hanger line on the shoulders, a line of stitching missing in the ruched collar (see photo). Gentle wear consistent with age. Freshly washed, pressed and ready to wear.
Flat Measurements~ Shoulders 15" Chest 18" Waist 14" Hip 17" Length 49" Length shoulder to waist 17" Armscye 10". Shown on a US size 4 mannequin with a 33" chest 26" waist and 34" hip.