Navy Blue Button Down Dress w/ Accents
(B-38" W-28 1/4" H-37")
Vintage 1940s navy blue dress.
Bust - 38"
Waist - 28 1/4"
Hips - 37"
Length - 44 1/2"
The dress buttons down the front to the waist and has a zipper under that. There is a small pocket on the waist. Above the pocket and on the opposite side below the shoulder there is a decorative accent. The shoulders have pads sewn in. The "I. Doctor" label inside is from the Doctor Dress Co. The company was based in Chicago and tended to make dresses for matrons. Fabric has a linen look.
The dress has a few issues, the bottom button is misshapen and shows a bit of wear. There is a spot on the fabric around the button. It has slight discoloration under the armpits and along the inside of the neck. On the back, near the bottom of the skirt, there is a small hole and some white specks.