Chartreuse, Yellow Green Vintage 1940s Summer Dress With Pockets - Bust 81 cm
Chartreuse, Yellow Green Vintage 1940s Summer Dress With Pockets
Sweet little Australian dress from Tilly of Adelaide.
Chartreuse or yellow green dress summer dress has shoulder pads and the bodice cut in one piece with the capped sleeves. The pleated skirt is fitted to the waist and has two front pockets trimmed with interlocked rouleaus. The V neckline has the same rouleau trim. The front bodice is trimmed with four black and gold buttons. Only the top button opens, with a press stud beneath, the others are purely decorative. Closes at the side with a metal zipper. Below knee length. The fabric is a linen look synthetic, probably rayon.
Bust 81 cm (32")
Waist 64 cm (25")
Hips to 91 cm (36")
Shoulder to waist 39.5 cm (15.5")
Length 109 cm (43")
Good. Slight fray beginning at the base of the neckline, the fabric is starting to thin in a couple of places. Two small spots on the skirt front as shown in the last photo, and two underneath one arm. None are noticeable.