Mae Dress - Navy
The Seamstress of Bloomsbury

Mae Dress - Navy

Regular price £79.00 £0.00

A  Classic 1940′s Hollywood Dress with original square jet style buttons and contrasting cream undercollar to set it off.. with its contrasting piping & diagonal buttonholes also sewn in the contrasting cream colour it really is a stunning dress.. The full skirt swings out into a circle and finishes on the knee.

​​This beautiful item is as good as it gets if you love vintage designs & totally in keeping with Authentic 1940s Style, as it is an exact reproduction of a classic 1940s item. It is made with complete integrity from the finest Rayon Crepe de Chine fabric just like the originals too.. It is nice and light, soft to the touch, hangs beautifully and easy care too... Wash by hand or in a machine on "Delicates" setting at 30 degrees
 
A "Seamstress of Bloomsbury" Original, Simply the best quality fabric, attention to detail and authentic Lilian Wells design. Lilian was the original "Seamstress of Bloomsbury".. She made beautiful items of clothing throughout the 1930s, 40s & Early 50s for London's aristocracy, battling the Blitz & circumstances that we cant even begin to imagine, but never compromising on her quality or delightful craftsmanship.. She was a very private but wonderful woman and an inspiration to us all. Through this wonderful range of 1940s clothing we aim to continue her legacy..

How to measure

 

Bust / Chest

Measure across the fullest part and across the shoulder blades.

 

Waist

Measure around the slimmest part of your natural waistline - above your navel and below your ribcage.

 

Hip

Measure at the widest part.

 

Inside Leg

Measure from the top of the inside leg at the crotch down to the ankle bone.

 

 

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