Vintage 1940s brown plaid dress, 3/4 sleeve day cotton knee-length black shift bow collar pockets pin-up, L Cliff Macklin

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1940s BROWN PLAID DRESS
• A fabulous brown and black subtle-plaid dress from the 1940s!
• Attached tie-bow collar in front with hidden snap
• Half to 3/4-length sleeves with decorative fabric-covered button on each
• Thin shoulder pads
• Functional fabric-covered buttons in front; hidden hook-and-eye at waist
• Side pockets
• Knee-length shift skirt with hidden metal Robin USA zipper in front! Short vent in front, as well

ERA: 1940s
COLOR: brown with black
MATERIAL: unlabeled heavy cotton or blend
LINING: unlined
LABEL: Cliff Macklin Classic Masters, California
ORIGIN: Made in USA
SIZE: unlabeled, best fits a L, please see measurements

MEASUREMENTS (fabric doesn't stretch)
LENGTH: 41.75"
BUST: 42"
BODICE LENGTH: 18"
WAIST: 30"
HIPS: 43"
SHOULDERS: 16"
SLEEVE: 16"
HEM: 4"

CONDITION: The top-most button is black rather than the brown plaid; button is covered by the bow. There's a very light fade across the left shoulder. There is quite a bit of room at the side seams for take out, if necessary (could probably add up to 4"). There's a tiny hole where, probably, the string belt loop was attached on the right hip (there are no loops on either side now and there are no other holes), and if the dress had a belt, (they most often do from this era) that belt is missing. Dress appears to be unworn and is in otherwise excellent condition!

*Model size: L Height: 5'5" Bust: 39" Waist: 31" Hips: 39"

*Her HAT is here: https://www.etsy.com/listing/639307763/vintage-1950s-brown-wool-hat-silver-star
*Her STOLE is here: https://www.etsy.com/listing/639318877/vintage-1940s-striped-fur-stole-brown

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