Lovely 40s Toni Todd dress in a brown-black taffeta type fabric with a small pink rose print. Fitted bodice with short dolman sleeve with turn up cuff. V-neck with a huge pointed collar. Small decorative faceted black shank buttons to the front of the bust. Padded shoulders. Fitted waistband and a slightly a-lined skirt with neat pleats sewn in to the front of the waist to give it a softly draped effect. Big V-shaped patch pockets on the hip with a rolled and slightly padded trim to the top. Side metal zipper to fasten.
Dress is pictured with a petticoat which is not included in the sale.SIZE
The dress is not labeled with a size but fits approx like a Small. For your best fit please refer to the measurements.
Fit on model: clipped to fit
Shoulder to waist: 16"
Shoulder seam to shoulder seam: approx 15-15.5" (no shoulder seam, so going approx by the shoulder pad placement)
(There is a no hem to let down on this)
Good condition. Some light discolouration to underarms, the fabric is a dark brown-black, but slightly more reddish brown to the pits. It's quite slight and doesn't detract much when worn, see photos. Slight fray to the top of the zipper placket, though this is nothing you would see when worn.