1940s Plum Beaded Yoke Rayon Dress


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      Stunning plum purple crepe dress with matching fabric covered belt. Belt loops and size zipper closure. There is also a book and thread eye at the back of neck. Short sleeves with attached padding. Pearl and seed bead detailed yoke neckline. Amazing skirt structure that almost looks like pants while worn. Silk soft and amazing. Rayon fabric content. No labels. Circa 1940s.

      **There is no discoloration and the color differences in the photos come solely from the luxurious fabric highlighted by the sun in our outdoor natural lighting. There is a seam pop under the right arm and will be fixed before it shipped to its purchaser. Beaded bag is sold separately and available for individual purchase. Shown for style reference.**


      Bust: 38 inches

      Waist: 26 inches

      Hips: 42 inches

      Length: 47 inches

      Sleeves: 6 inches


      It is in excellent condition. It will fit approximately a modern size busty/small. Please check the measurements carefully before purchasing. It is clean and ready to wear.


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    • Specializing in rare, unique, and one of a kind finds, this is the must stop shop for any aspiring fashionista who wants to dress unique. From quality, classic pieces to bold statement pieces, we have one of the best collections of women's vintage clothing and accessories from the 1910s to the 1980s. Our specialty is classic dresses 1960s and older.

      This isn't your typical vintage shop; everything here has been hand selected for wear-ability and cleanliness. It doesn't smell like your great aunt with too much perfume or moth balls. Everything has been professional laundered and cleaned so you can walk out rocking your newest find.

      From vintage jewels and accessories and handbags, to daywear, to gala gowns, there is literally something for every woman in the shop. And since we are always buying, there are new arrivals daily.

      Our team of vintage fashionistas are ready to help you style and create a look unique to your needs and personality. We will help measure you and teach you how to shop vintage by measurements, its slightly different than searching by modern size. All of our clothes have bust-waist-hip measurements on their tags to make it easy to see if something will fit before you try it on. All in a relaxed, no-pressure boutique atmosphere. We want you to feel like you are shopping with your best friend. And ladies, its a myth that all vintage is tiny. We source clothes in all sizes to match the diversity of body types. While larger sizes are more rare, we have sourced plus size authentic 1920s flapper dresses, 1950s skirts, and so much more. Come in and we will show you how simple alterations can open you up to a variety of sizes. We also carry hard to find petites sizes as well. Bonus: accessories fit everyone!

      Contact Us:
      Bloomers and Frocks
      1628 S 1st St
      Austin, TX 78704

      (512) 715-4611

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