1950s sarong style ruched swimsuit
Vintage late 1940s, early 1950s one piece figure shaping Hawaiian inspired tropical print swimsuit. Princess seams with a ruched centre panel, cotton blend interior bra with boning for shape, removeable halter strap and shirred elastic back, sides and gusset. Gently gathered Sarong style skirt panel. Interior front of suit is lined in soft white cotton.
Suit is in very good condition - the nylon interior lining of the gusset has been removed and some of the elasticized stitching along the right side is loose.
Please allow 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.
Fits like: small
Bust (unstretched): 30"; stretched: 34" B Cup
Waist: 24" unstretched
Waist: stretches up to 27" easily
Hips: stretches up to 37" - 38"
Length from waist to crotch: 13" approximately (unstretched)
Length of suit (unstretched) from centre top of bodice to gusset: 23"
Brand/maker: n/a - union label present
Condition: very good vintage condition. The nylon gusset has been removed. Some of the shirred stitching has been lost at the side. Please see photos for details.
Freshly laundered and ready for you to wear.