Midnight Iris Dress
vintage 1940s navy silk Claire McCardell dress
Twirling down the hall draped in this elegant vintage 1940s Claire McCardell dress, you smile to yourself as you prepare for an idyllic night out. The flattering bias cut has you feeling astonishing. A snap enclosure panel is hidden by synching ties across the bust. Features side pockets.
- 47" length / 34"-36" / 18" bodice / 26"-28" waist
- slightly pinned on to size 4/6 dress form
- silk/rayon feel / has beautiful movement and draping
- note small holes on sleeve, one on bodice near shoulder (probably from a brooch worn with the dress once upon a time) and small hole in back of dress which is hidden in draping
CARING FOR VINTAGE
We recommend hand washing or dry cleaning vintage clothing
How To Measure Yourself
BUST: Pass tape measure around body over fullest part of bust. Do not pull tape too tightly and be sure it doesn't slip in the back.
WAIST: Pass tape measure around smaller part of your waist.
HIPS: Take measurement approximate 7" below your natural waistline (smallest part of your waist)