Vintage 1940s – 1950s Black Poinette Fashions Little Black Dress




Adorable late 1940s to early 1950s dress in black rayon or silk blend. New Look style, with small turned collar, front bow, cropped sleeves, fitted waist, front pockets and side metal zipper. Not lined. In excellent condition.

Made by Poinette Fashions. No size tag. No fabric content tag.

Please note: This is a very small size, best fit for a modern size 0 to maybe a 4. Shown on a modern size 0. Even with the side zipper open, you will need to be able to wiggle your torso past the waist. The shoulders are quite narrow. Please refer to the garment measurements listed below, taken while laying flat and doubled where appropriate.

Bust – 34 inches (86.36 cm)
Waist – 28 inches (71.12 cm)
Hips – 36 inches (91.44 cm)
Length – 43.5 inches (110.49 cm)
Sleeve length from approx shoulder – 16.5 inches (41.91 cm)
Shoulders across back, seam to seam – 14 inches (35.56 cm)



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