1940s Floral

This is so cute!  Very authentic 1940s, except for the length – would have been ideal about a foot longer!  Love it regardless, especially the keyhole to both front and back, which is a bit unusual.

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1940s Floral - Front1940s Floral - Side1940s Floral - Front 21940s Floral - Back

Outfit: 1940s inspired day dress by Morrissey, in navy with white ditzy floral print, featuring keyhole to both front and back, and sash tie.

Shoes: Navy snakeskin print pumps.

Hair: Worn in Victory rolls to front, lengths curled and worn in navy crocheted snood, with white flower clip.

Accessories: Nude hosiery, dark sapphire and gold drop earrings, vintage gold engraved bangle.

Perfume: Vera Wang ‘Lovestruck’.

4 thoughts on “1940s Floral

  1. It’s a really lovely dress and the matching front and back is a really nice quirk. I know what you mean about the length – but, wow, you can really carry it off!

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    1. Hi there Karen, thank you! I am always extra chuffed to find a good 1940s repro as the originals are either extremely expensive if in good condition, or have a lot of issues. This is a cute one! Thanks for taking the time to write, D xx

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