A whimsical and totally unique insect garden print semi-sheer silk gown dating back to mid 1940's. The royal purple-blue bug print itself is a masterpiece! It's a variety of insects including ladybugs, beetles and butterflies enjoying a lush floral garden. The elegant bodice has a criss cross gathered front with adorable short flutter sleeves. This figure flattering garment accentuates the bust, nips in the waist while skimming the hips with it's full sweeping maxi length. For every woman, novelty prints are a fashion must-have. It's a style for all ages, simply because it exudes an undeniably youthful flair, and yet remains incredibly timeless.
Bust: 36-37 inches
Waist: 29 inches
Hips: 42 inches
Total Length: 60 inches
This 1940's novelty print gown is in excellent condition with no rips, holes or alternations. Presents beautifully. After close inspection we found some faint surface spots which get lost in the print. Please message for detailed pictures. Perfectly working original side metal-zipper and fully lined. A wearable investment piece that will continue to increase in value.