1930s purple knit embroidered dress xs small | new fall
Uber rare 1930's knit dress! Done in a vibrant purple knit with ivory embroidery. Intricate pintucking that is raised in a radiant pattern on the bodice and vertically on the skirt. Puffed shoulders with small extended pads. Ultra long front metal zipper. Attached belt with B Blumenthal & Co morning glory brass buckles. Unlined.
Size on tag: none
Fits like: xs/small
Material: wool/rayon knit
Condition: Good Vintage: several tiny mends on both sleeves and on the waist. Some thread on the embroidered motif is missing. (see last three pics) Priced accordingly.
Bust (underarm seam) : 32"-35"
Total length: 44"
Shoulders: 13" (shoulder seam to shoulder seam, it extends further out than that though!)
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