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$168.00

Charming cream embroidered dress from the late 1930s, by Jane Whitney for "the Paris", I can not find too much information about this designer but The Paris might refer to the NYC hotel which was open for business at this time. The fabric feels like a blend of rayon or rayon/cotton, a slight cozy feel (possibly a little wool) and best for transitional seasons! Side hooks to secure, these are a little oxidized but work just fine, large hip pockets which are a lovely feature! Overall the dress presents beautifully, a few tonal changes as might be expected from a lighter colored dress from this era. The dress is well cleaned with a few smudges and very faint areas of discoloration near shoulders and underarms, these are not noticeable when worn, more visible after an inspection. Post cleaning tidal-like mark on upper shoulder near buttons, (buttons are replacements). Please feel free to email queries prior to purchase, the dress is sold as is and would make a lovely addition to an embroidery collector's closet! (I have given a small range in the fit notes below as in my opinion these 30s dresses appear best with a little drape)

This dress ships Priority in the US & First Class worldwide unless by prior arrangement

size: small-medium
bust 34-36" a good range (measures 38" when flat)
waist 27-28"
bodice length 16"
hip up to 40"
skirt length 25"
shoulder 15"

Please be sure to check your measurements against those of the piece and feel free to email with additional queries