Executive miss | 1940s navy wool gabardine suit | xsmall to small
Vintage 9 to 5. Beautiful late 1940s / early 1950s navy lightweight wool gabardine 2 piece suit - jacket and skirt. Gorgeous silhouette with darted and gored tailoring and a flared peplum. Jacket is a double breasted design with 10 fabric covered buttons. Modified scoop neckline with small rounded collar and slight dolman sleeves. Sleeves are cuffed. Jacket is lined.
Skirt has a slight a-line with side metal zipper and button. Unlined.
Exquisite style and tailoring.
Measurements: please allow a little extra room for comfortable fit and ease of movement. Item is laid flat, measurements are taken and then doubled for the bust, waist and hips. To ensure the best fit, please compare these measurements to a jacket and skirt you currently own.
Fits like: xsmall to small. Shown on modern size 2 mannequin
Shoulders: 15" - 16" approximately - no shoulder seam
Bust up to: 32" - 33"
Length from top of collar to the bottom of the jacket in the back: 20"
Length of sleeves: 22" approximately, depends on the width of your shoulders
Hips: 38" - 39"
Length of skirt: 25.5" (from top of waistband)
Brand/maker: not available, union label present - coat and suit industry
Condition: excellent vintage condition, does not appear to have been worn very often
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