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40s jersey rayon floral print gown
in vivid fuschia pink and burgundy
against snow white. Peplum detail
at waist, sweetheart neckline.
Hooks and eyes up left side, no
label, no flaws. From the
SPENCER COMMUNITY
THEATRE collection. Click picture
for more images.
36" bust, 26" waist, 39" hips, 17"
bodice, 57" long

$230
Black crepe rayon 40s dress with
wide satin band at hem ad ruched
satin sleeves...bright chartreuse
green and fuschia pink detail at
hips. From the SPENCER
COMMUNITY THEATRE
collection. Some snags to crepe at
waist on left, a few on
skirt....superb condition. Click
picture for more images.
36" bust, 26" waist, 40" hips, 16"
bodice, 8" sleeves, 48" long

$190
40s two piece cotton dress in
shades of flame in a scroll design.
Piped in black around neck and
sleeve cuffs, beveled black buttons
down front and on sleeves. Full
tiered skirt with side metal zip and
button. Wear together or
separately! Mint condition. Click
picture for more images.
Top~ 34" bust, 26" waist, 21" long,
7" sleeves
Skirt~ 24" waist, 46" hips, 27" long

$165
Brightly colored polka dots and
filigree print two piece jersey rayon
dress set from the 1940s. Top
buttons up front, side hook and zip
on skirt. A few tiny pinhead black
dots scattered into print on the
white, only noticeable when looking
for them. No other flaws. From the
Spencer Community Theatre
Collection.  Click picture for more
images.
Top~ 15" shoulders, 38" bust, 30"
waist, 23" long, 10" sleeves
Skirt~ 28" waist, 40" hips, 26" long

$225
Sweet 40s summer gown of eyelet
lace and plaid cotton. Watch for
more images.
34" bust, 24" waist, 42" hips, 15"
bodice, 57" long

$185
Darling coral dahlia print rayon
shorts romper from the 1940s with
coordinating button down overskirt.
By "Freshy Playclothes". Romper
buttons to waist, over to left and
down hip. Overskirt of same textile
buttons down left side, when worn
creates the look of a dress. Some
faint storage spots on shoulders as
shown. Click picture for more
images.
40" bust, 30" waist, 42" hips, 16"
bodice, 37" long (skirt 30" waist,
42" hips, 27" long)

$265
40s dress 1940s dress vintage dress
Chocolate brown velvet 40s dress
with silk chiffon back panel. Button
accents down front of sleeveless
bodice, side metal zipper, piped at
waist. Wide notched collar. Back of
dress boasts a gorgeous iridescent
brown silk chiffon panel edged in
velvet. No label, likely hand made.
A few areas of velvet "crush", no
stains or holes....superb condition.
Click picture for more images.
38" bust, 28" waist, 44" hips, 17"
bodice, 46" long

$275
40s dress 1940s dress
Black jersey 40s dress with
surplice bodice adorned with gold
metal discs. From the SPENCER
COMMUNITY THEATRE
collection. Small surface run on
side of skirt, scarcely  noticeable.
Click picture for more images.
38" bust, 28" waist, 42" hips, 16"
bodice, 45" long

$175
40s dress velvet dress 1940s clothing
Deep wine velvet 40s dress with
draped, scalloped collar.
Rhinestones and beads on collar
and bodice. From the SPENCER
COMMUNITY THEATRE
collection. Click picture for more
images.
36" bust, 26" waist, 42" hips, 16"
bodice, 42" long

$225
40s dress 1940s dress
Two piece black crepe rayon 40s
dress set with black sequins. Top
has shoulder pads, hooks and eyes
down front behind sequins....slightly
shirred at seams to sides of waist.
Skirt is slightly flared, side metal
hook and zipper. No label, no flaws.
Click picture for more images.
Top measures 37" bust, 30" waist,
24" long
Skirt 26" waist, 39" hips, 27" long

$225

sale $155
vintage swimsuit red swimsuit
Bright cherry red late 40s one
piece swimsuit with natural raffia
loop fringe and braid across bust.
Button on halter strap, metal zip up
back. No label. No flaws. Watch for
more images.
36" bust (A or B cup max), 28"
waist, 40" hips

$160
40s scarf vintage scarf
Lovely sheer acetate black 40s
oblong scarf with handpainted
florals and gelatin based sequins.
22" wide by 48" long, no label, no
flaws.

$75
1940s dress 40s dress
Eggplant purple and white flecked
rayon 40s dress with red velvet,
purple ric rac trimmed collar and
hip detail accented with faux pearl
buttons. Side and neck metal
zipper. Slighty wear atop right
shoulder as if rubbed, not
noticeable unless hunting for it...no
stains or holes. More images to
come.
38" bust, 28" waist, 47" hips, 45"
long, 16" bodice

$210
40s dress vintage dress 1940s dress
40s 2 piece rayon dress set of dark
blue rayon with nautical ring print.
3 gold metal buttons at waist, skirt
has snaps at left side. No flaws,
though skirt likely shortened. From
the SPENCER COMMUNITY
THEATRE. Click picture for more
images.
Jacket~ 40" bust, 32" waist, 24"
long, 20" sleeves
Skirt~32" waist, 42" hips, 23" long

$200

sale $155
vintage dress adele simpson dress 40s dress
Cinnamon crepe rayon late 40s
dress by Adele Simpson. Angled
placket below origami folded collar,
doughnut style self buttons. Hook
and eye at waist, snaps within waist
seam....hip boasts an elegant
draped and knotted swag. Utterly
flawless, click picture for more
images.
36" bust, 26" waist, 38" hips, 46"
long, 17" bodice, 20" sleeves

$415
40s dress vintage dress 1940s dress
Early 1940s deco print cotton
summer gown in yellow, black, grey
and white. Ruffled neckline, puff
sleeves, tiered skirt. Half sash ties
in back, side metal zipper. No
flaws. Click picture for more
images.
40" bust, 28" waist, 46" hips, 53"
long, 16" bodice

$255
40s dress 1940s dress vintage dress
40s dress vintage clothing
40s dress of white pique cotton with
pink and yellow rose print. Wide  
padded shoulders, notch neckline
with white carved floral plastic
buttons to waist. Side metal zip. A
few pin head storage dots, dress is
just too sweet to sweat them! No
holes or other issues. Click picture
for more images.
40" bust, 30" waist, 44" hips, 16"
bodice, 44" long

$200
Pink and grey striped cotton 40s
suumery day dress with wide lapel,
button details and hip pockets.
Missing original belt, no stains or
holes. Click picture for more
images.
40" bust, 32" waist, 44" hips, 16"
bodice, 44" long

$200
40s dress vintage dress 1940s dress
40s cotton summery day dress with
ruffles at sides of bodice and back.
White and tan cotton with baby
blue and lime daisies...sash ties in
back, buttons up back. No label,
one tiny repair to hole in shoulder.
No stains. Click picture for more
images.
38" bust, 28" waist, 42" hips, 17"
bodice, 42" long

$175
40s dress new look dress vintage clothing
40s shimmering purple and black
taffeta New Look dress with wide
rounded collar, self belt, full skirt
with big hip pockets. Doughnut
buttons up bodice, hook and eye at
waist with metal zip center front of
skirt within pleats. Minor wear
reinforced from within under arms,
not noticeable when worn. Click
picture for more images
36" bust, 26" waist, 44" hips, 16"
bodice, 42" long

$200

sale $145
40s dress day dress vintage clothing
40s crisp cotton day dress in green,
navy and yellow plaid. Cross tab
button collar, buttons to waist, sash
with buttonhole detail at ends. No
flaws. Click picture for more
images.
40" bust, 30" waist, 42" hips, 17"
bodice, 42" long

$155
black jacket 40s jacket wallis simpson
Early 40s black rayon jacket with
metal zip up front, white
embroidered soutache design.
Curved hem, gathered at
shoulders. No flaws. Click picture
for more images.
40" bust, 30" waist, 20" long, 23"
sleeves

$175
40s dress 1940s dress
Gorgeous black silk yarn knit 40s
dress with rose design on bodice.
Angled sleeves, elastic waist. No
belt, no label, no flaws. Click
picture for more images.
38-40" bust, 28-30" waist, 40"
hips, 17" bodice, 43" long

$225
40s dress vintage dress vintage clothing
40s bright plaid cotton sporting
dress in orange, red, yellow and
brown. Sleeves unbutton to
shoulders for movement. No label,
no flaws. Click picture for more
images.
36" bust, 26" waist, 42" hips, 16"
bodice, 45" long

$175
40s dress vintage dress gloria swanson dress
40s dress vintage clothing sweater dress
Black wool 2 piece knit dress with belted button down
top, wide rib knit skirt. By Gloria Swanson. No
flaws....gorgeous worn together or used as separates!
Click picture for more images.
Top~ 36" bust, 28" waist, 19" long, 17" sleeves
Skirt~ 26-30" (elastic), 42" hips max, 26" long

$210
1940s dress 40s dress
1940s lightweight denim dress with
military inspiration. Shell buttons
up front, eagle and stripes on
pocket. Faded in areas the way
denim fades from wear and wash
over time, no holes or stains. Small
shoulder pads. Click picture for
more images.
42" bust, 32" waist, 44" hips, 18"
bodice, 44" long

$175
40s dress vintage dress vintage clothing
40s skirt vintage clothing
Blue and white polka dot jersey
rayon 40s dress with faux cross
stitch band at hem. Ruched at
neckline, side closure. No label.
White is slightly softened by the
darker blue, no stains or holes.
Click picture for more images.
38" bust, 30" waist, 42" hips, 16"
bodice, 45" long

$200
40s plaid wool skirt in brights blue,
white and green. Side metal zip and
hook and eye, no flaws.
26" waist, 40" hips, 28" long

$60
1940s clothing pin up rockabilly
Cherry red cotton bandeau cropped
top with white embroidered floral
appliques. Buttons up back. No
flaws. Measures 32" around bust,
14" long.

$75
40s dress 1940s dress
COMING SOON....
Black 40s crepe rayon cocktail
dress with satin waist sash in grey,
white and black  with flower accent.
Click picture for more
images...measurements to come.
40s dress dressing gown vintage clothing
Dramatic 1940s dressing gown in
fine wale corduroy. Black button up
bodice, hook and eye at waist and
zipper hidden in front of red and
black barber shop striped skirting.
Red rayon scarf attached at nape
of neck. Missing a belt, no stains
or holes. Click picture for more
images.
36" bust, 26" waist, 42" hips, 16"
bodice, 20" sleeves, 57" long

$200
1940s crisp cotton blue gingham print button strap
top, skirt and jacket with rose print and border
design. No flaws. Click picture for more images.
Top~ 38" bust, 30" waist, 20" long
Skirt~ 28" waist, 44" hips, 27" long

$210
40s dress vintage dress
Brown, black and white cotton plaid
2 piece 40s dress shot with gold
metallic thread. Big plastic buttons,
wide flared lapel, angled
sleeves...side metal zip and hooks
and eyes on skirt. No label, no
flaws. Click picture for more
images.
Top~ 38" bust, 30" waist, 21" long
Skirt~ 28" waist, 42" hips, 27" long

$185
40s dress 1940s dress
COMING SOON....
Two tone pink rayon 40s dress.
Cuffed sleeves, self belt, narrow
collar. More details to come.
40" bust, 32" waist, 46" hips, 16"
bodice, 42"  long
40s dress vintage clothing
Blue and pink tulip print rayon 40s
dress with deep blue collar. V
notched neckline, flared blue collar,
self belt above dropped waist.
Angled sleeves, side metal zipper.
No flaws. More images to come.
38" bus, 28" waist, 17" bodice, 46"
hips, 43" long

$200
40s clothing vintage clothing
Blue and green plaid wool 40s
jacket with knit wool blue upper
bodice, blue buttons. Missing top
button (2 on sleeve cuffs could be
replaced to free one up for front).
By Jo Collins.
35" bust, 25" waist, 17" long, 23"
long

$110
40s dress paul sachs
Deep blue crepe rayon late 40s
dress and beaded jacket by Paul
Sachs. Dress has unusual "caped"
sleeves, zips at nape of neck and
left side. Jacket has wide padded
shoulders, tapered sleeves and
features pockets with beads and
rhinestones at hips. Buttons narrow
in placement as they go from waist
to neckline, wide lapel. No flaws.
Click picture for more images.
38" bust, 28" waist, 40" hips, 42"
long

$210
40s dress kay collier vintage dress
Dramatically detailed 1940s tan
rayon 2 piece dress by Kay Collier.
Nipped waist bodice has shoulders
pads, structured flared hem. Silver
flat head steel studs create a
design center front, steel buttons
up back leaving a peek-a-boo gap
in center. Pencil skirt with side
metal snap and zipper. No flaws.
Click picture for more images.
Bodice~ 38" bust, 30" waist, 24"
sleeves, 28" long
Skirt~ 28" waist, 42" hips, 32" long

$300
SOLD
SOLD
40s dress vintage dress vintage clothing novelty print
40s silk dress with unusual print of
tiny workmen in hats. V neckline,
angled sleeves, semi-full skirt. Side
metal zipper, no label. One tiny
pinkish dot on left side of bust (as
shown). No holes or other flaws.
Click picture for more images.
36" bust, 26" waist, 44" hips, 16"
bodice, 43" long

$235
40s dress vintage dress
1940s green and yellow ditsy floral
print cotton sundress and jacket.
Piped in black, black buttons down
jacket. Side metal zip on dress with
self belt. New old stock by Kay
Whitney, no flaws. Click picture for
more images.
38" bust, 28" waist, 44" hips, 16"
bodice, 43" long

$165
40s dress of black crepe with bright
magenta rhinestone studded
buttons by Eisenberg and Sons.
Some stones missing. Long sash
ties at waist, shirred at hips to
create fullness in skirt. Side metal
zipper. Has some repairs and flaws
under arms, a fade mark on left
side of hem...sold as is, too pretty
to give up on! Click picture for
more images.
38" bust, 28" waist, 42" hips, 43"
long

$135
40s dress vintage dress eisenberg and sons
Early 40s black wool 2 piece dress.
Top has puff sleeves, silver buttons
down front and studded hip
pockets. A line skirt with hook and
eye/metal zip at left side. Has belt
loops, original belt is missing
(shown with a plain black thin belt,
any belt you'd like to use will
work). No label, no stains or
holes..missing bottom button on
jacket. Click picture for more
images.
top~ 34" bust, 25" waist, 20" long,
10" sleeves
skirt~ 25" waist, 38" hips, 27" long

$165
SOLD
SOLD
40s merlot rayon suit with double
collar, button detail at hips.
Missing top button on jacket, would
be superb with a decorative
rhinestone button! Pencil skirt. No
stains or other issues. Click picture
for more images.
jacket~ 39" bust, 30" waist, 23"
long, 23" sleeves
skirt~  28" waist, 40" hips, 27" long

$195
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40s suit vintage suit
Baby blue linen weave rayon 40s
suit with rhinestone and white cord
trim on right side at waist, left side
above bust. Self buttons, nipped
waist. Side metal zip on pencil skirt.
No flaws. More images to come.
36" bust, 26" waist, 40" hips

$200
Dorothea's Closet Vintage clothing, 40s dress, cherry print
40s cotton dress in soft aqua cotton
with cherry print. Button bodice and
cuffs, rounded collar. By
"Adorable". More images to come
(click picture to see more views in
the other color meanwhile!). No
flaws.
36" bust, 26" waist, 39" hips, 16"
bodice, 41" long

$180
Dorothea's Closet vintage dress, 40s dress, vintage clothing
1940s cinnamon crepe dress with
bevel head and round brassy metal
studs. Cinches in back, back metal
zipper. Shirred at shoulders. A few
missing studs, a little darkening
along underarm seam, not noticeable
at all but of note. No other issues,
crisp and clean and smashing. More
images to come.
38" bust, 28" waist, 40" hips, 16"
bodice, 18" sleeves, 43" long

$275
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Dorothea's Closet Vintage jacket, 1940s Christian Dior, New Look, nipped waist jacket, 40s jacket
Extremely rare late 1940s pine
green flecked wool suit jacket by
Christian Dior, a part of the "New
Look" following WWII. Nipped
waist, sculpted hip (no
padding)...fantastic squared collar
with button above deep pleated
pockets. Fully lined in Dior logo
lining. 3 very tiny moth dents, small
wear spot at right hip front
seam..one sleeve under arm has
lining that had come apart at seam
and has been re-stitched, doesn't
affect appearance on the outside.
Superb condition & easily worn as-is,
designed by Dior himself...highly
collectible. Click picture for more
images.
38" bust, 29" waist, 22" long, 23"
sleeves

$900
SOLD
Dorothea's closet vintage jacket, 40s jacket
Sporty 1940s wool jacket in bark
brown with houndstooth sleeves,
collar and back. Hip pockets, button
front, lined in rayon. No label, no
flaws.  More images to come.
42" bust, 42" waist, 25" long, 23"
sleeves

$125
Dorothea's Closet Vintage dress, 40s dress
1940s black crepe rayon and taffeta
dress with dropped waist and ruched
sash, full skirt. High neckline, long
sleeves. Side metal zip. No label, no
flaws. More images to come.
38" bust, 28" waist, 40" hips, 17"
bodice, 22" sleeves, 43" long

$190
Dorothea's Closet Vinage swimsuit, 40s swimsuit, vintage jantzen, pin up, rockabilly
Pin-up perfect black 1940s swimsuit
by Jantzen. Front fully ruched top to
bottom, smocked around sides and
back. Side metal zipper. All nylon
with rubber elastic on seams and
smocking. Criss cross straps button
in back. No flaws. Click picture for
more images.
36" bust max, 28" waist max, 38"
hips max.

$225
SOLD
Dorothea's Closet Vintage dress, 40s dress
1940s black crepe rayon dress with
hip drape trimmed in wide black lace.
Back of skirt has 2 narrow panels
trimmed in lace as well. Side metal
zip, zip at back of high neck. Angled
sleeves. No label, no flaws. More
images to come.
38" bust, 28" waist, 40" hips, 16"
bodice, 43" long

$245
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