RESERVED Vintage 1940s Blue Chinese Satin Robe Maxi Dress
Original vintage 1940s Chinese silk brocade maxi robe or house dress.
This stunning piece is all about the beautiful fabric. Most likely from Hong Kong and for the export market the colour is a soft blue, somewhat faded with delicate floral village motifs often seen in Chinese textile design. The robe is softly shaped with a fitted bodice, nipped in waist and flared skirt with matching flared sleeves. Fastening with an early metal zip down the front (this would have been a novelty in the early 40s)
Fastening: metal zip front
Fabric: rayon or silk satin brocade
Age: early 1940s
Colour: Mid blue with pastels
Condition: in fair/good wearable condition. Light fading in sections. Cleaned and ready to wear. As with most vintage items please note this dress has been previously worn and is over 70 years old.
Size: Medium - Please check measurements before purchase Bust: 36" Waist: 30" Hips: free Length from shoulder: 51" Sleeve Length: 23"
This dress has been selected for its design and quality in keeping with the Alexandra King aesthetic. Please note this is a vintage piece and has been pre-worn. Your dress will be carefully packed, boxed and shipped free of charge to your chosen address free of charge.