1940s novelty print Gown


Italian Inspired novelty print 1940s Satin evening gown

UK 10


Italian Inspired novelty print 1940s Satin evening gown  UK 10

This breathtaking 1940’s taupe satin evening gown has images of Italian landmarks in a black and vivid green to compliment the taupe.

Her thin satin straps give the impression of a halter neckline which  runs from the décolletage and is indeed two separates straps.

Her ruched  bust-line is accented by the boned fitted panneled bodice,

Her cinched in waistline, is accented by the central pointed seam, that sets off the elegant drape of the full circle long satin skirt.
The internal construction of the bodice features boning and bias binding to ensure a good fit.

Measurements of dress

Label  Baker Sportswear Model with a Double eleven ‘Dinner plate’ luxury utility (rationing) label


Armpit to armpit 32 inches


Shoulder to hem  58 inches


Bodice length  9 inches


Bodice width  25 inches


Hips  Free
Size S UK 8
Closures This dress fastens to the back with an original 12 inch metal zip and a hook and eye.
Condition This dress is in overall excellent condition
Washing instructions This garment should be proffesionally Dry cleaned


Fabric Satin


Please be aware that Vintage items have had a previous life and have been previously cherished, they may however have minor imperfections.

We will try our best to note all the details of each garment, although we may sometimes overlook things, which we do apologise for.

Please do not expect perfection, unless stated so.

Please make sure you check all the measurements of the garment before purchasing.

To ensure the best fit, we suggest you measure your favourite style garment and compare it to the measurements that are listed.

All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat. We then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.

For more information on sizing, please see our sizing guide.

Weight 1 kg


1 in stock

1940s novelty print Gown