1930s 1940s FOGA embroidered POCKETS rayon dress medium | new winter
Absolutely STUNNING late 1930's early 1940's dress! Done in a rich taupe rayon crepe with sweet embroidered pockets on the bodice and skirt. The embroidery is done in a thick yarn in palm trees and other flora! Picktucking on the shoulders, decorative glass buttons down the front of bodice and ruching at the waist. Intricate knife pleats release from the hips on the skirt. Side metal zip. Unlined. Hand washed and ready to wear!
Brand: Fashion Originators Guild (FOGA)
Size on tag: none
Fits like: medium
Material: rayon crepe
Condition: Very Good Vintage: some very faint age spots on the side of skirt, we did launder this and they lightened so will probably lighten with more washes. Tiny pindot hole on skirt in front towards hem and one on sleeve.
Bust (underarm seam) : 37"
Total length: 45"
m i n t : pristine with no signs of wear- possibly deadstock
e x c e l l e n t : signs of normal wear and age- no obvious flaws
v e r y g o o d : noted minor flaws that may have been already repaired - very wearable
g o o d : many noted minor flaws and/or mends -wearable
f a i r : numerous noted flaws and mends, some significant - still wearable