Sweet Disorder Vintage
1940s Raspberry Pleated Midi Dress
Knockout 1940s raspberry crepe midi dress. Strong shoulders, pleated bust, fitted waist and fabulous pleated skirt. Classic dagger collar and tapered sleeves add to the drama. The wide shoulders and slim hip are so flattering and iconic of the era. The box pleating of the skirt keeps things slim, but there is lots of fab fabric in the pleats creating gorgeous drama when you move. Hidden side zipper and little covered buttons at the wrists. Tie back waist for your perfect fit. So vibrant and flattering! The pleating adds so much depth and texture to the lush color. A true knockout.
Waist 15" can be tied smaller
Length 44" Length shoulder to waist 16"
Best fit size M
Label: None present
Material: Rayon crepe
This 1940s raspberry crepe dress is in very good condition. There is minor fade on the shoulder line (see photo). It appears the dress was altered at some point and the waistband is subtly asymmetrical where it joins the bodice (see photo). It is subtle and not noticeable when worn but I mention it for full disclosure. Presents flawlessly. Clean fresh and ready to wear. This 1940s midi dress is over 70 years old and a vibrant knockout.
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