1940s Tea Dance Dress – Daisy Chain
We think we might have created the perfect 1940s tea dress with this little stunner. Available size 8 to 18
A combination of top quality craftmanship, loaded with 1940s features and topped of with a vintage style fabric that behaves as it should. We have not held back on detail with this dress.
Our Spring 2020 edition is produced in this stunning 1930s reproduced print…delicate flowers of pink and white on a rich cornflower blue base. Exquisite and seems to work brilliantly on all skin tones.
This is a most flattering cut and is influenced by the wartime styles worn by pinups such as Betty Grable & Rita Hayworth. This dress has been designed to be as faithful as possible to these 1940s styles. A slimming fit around the waist with elegant sleeves that reach above elbow and have a button & loop fastening. Gathers under bust creates a flattering line into a sweeping 7-gore skirt to float you through any tea dance. A demure sweetheart neckline – softly shirred into shape ar shoulder with top stitch detail in contrast ivory highlights the style lines.
Key Features Include:-
– demure sweetheart neckline
– contrast top stitching on shirring, sleeve and under bust
– sweeping 7-gore skirt
– side zip
– new style short puff sleeve with button and loop fastening (button can be moved for size)
– fully lined throughout
The fabrics is a mid weight 100% rayon (viscose) and as such gathers beautifully into yokes and under bust – is similar to the fabrics worn at this time.
Made in Europe
Fabric: 100% Ecovero Rayon Viscose
Washing instructions: cool hand wash or dry clean
Length from natural waist: approx 26 inches
*Rayon crepe fabric is an ‘Ecovero’ fiber – Derived from certified renewable wood sources using an eco-responsible production process by meeting high environmental standards.
The House of Foxy
The House of Foxy is a British brand of vintage inspired womenswear that takes influence from the classic 20th Century fashions – primarily 1925 through to 1964.
We make quality new vintage clothing for grown ups. From the iconic 1940s tea dress and 1950s wiggle dress to stunning 1930s style eveningwear, 1950s swing jive dresses and more. Our top quality garments are often limited edition which makes our dresses the next best thing to Vintage you can get.
We proudly manufacture the majority of our own range of vintage inspired clothing ethically in Britain and Europe.