Gorgeous, finely tailored silk blouse from the 1940s.
Embroidery and pulled thread work; finished, French seams throughout.
Notched collar; elbow length sleeves with embroidered, scalloped edges.
Gathered waist with elastic insertion - no longer stretchy and easily replaced.
Closures: Snap front hidden under buttons; metal hook/eye closure at waist.
Best fits a Medium. Measurements are taken flat, doubled where appropriate. These are garment measurements so be sure to allow room for movement.
Waist 32" *variable
Sleeve Length 11 1/2"
Condition is Excellent/Very Good - there is one pin hole near the collar; a few, very light stains; some oxidation at snaps; tiny seam openings at both sleeves.
*Should you choose to replace the elastic, you could reduce the waist measurement to your liking, or, remove the elastic altogether and make the bottom even wider.
See our Sizing Guide for the Best Fit.