Batwing Beauty El Jay - DESIGNER

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Experience the luxurious softness of wool and the chic, fit and flare style batwing silhouette crafted into this Iconic New Zealand Designer El Jay. At least 50 years young, this immaculately presented piece includes timeless design and comfortable chic.

Switch up your look instantly to match any occasion from corporate style to casual winter looks with boots or pumps to be at the forefront of fashion!

Circa: 
1940 - 1970
Origin: Private Collection
Label: El Jay

Fabric: Wool Easy Care (Poly/Nylon/Acrylic/Acetate) blend
Condition: Excellent commensurate with age and love

Modern Size Indicator*:
 6 - 8
Measurement: Bust 38 cmWaist 28 cm, Hip 62 cm (Laid flat)
Vintage Size Indicator: na

Fit: Tailored at waist
Fixture: Original

DESIGNER INFORMATION: Many El Jay items can be viewed in the New Zealand Fashion Museum and are coveted for their historical significance. Read more about this iconic designer here. An interview with Gus Fisher (El Jay) can be found here.

NOTE: Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned. Colors may display differently on various devices.

Our vintage items are rated as follows:
  • Excellent: Near or near to new quality, with no noted flaws and may often be presented in original packaging or, with original tags (deadstock) all commensurate with age and love
  • Very Good: May have some minor issue, as noted
  • Good: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or may not detract from the garment when worn
  • Rescue: Flaws as described which may or may not detract when worn in most cases possibility of repair

We estimate sizes as current or, 'modern' sizing rather than vintage sizing as eras do vary.

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Please take a moment to view our Refund Policy! Under the New Zealand Consumer Guarantees Act, stores providing second-hand or used clothing do not come under the same regulations as newly made clothing. Read our full Refund Policy for Painted Bird, Stylist Services and The Aviary (opens in a new window). We cannot refund or exchange earrings, hair accessories or face masks for hygiene reasons. We also cannot refund or exchange gift cards. Cancellation and 'no-show' appointments made for stylist and fitting room services are also subject to a no refund policy.

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