Blue Suits You

Regular price $210.00 Sale price $199.00 Save $11.00
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This sensational cotton blend and lace ensemble is at least 50 years young and in fantastic condition! Wear it as a set for a more serious outing or, as separates to extend wear-ability options. Create a capsule closet of classy, timeless and elegant pieces in this beautiful flattering colour.

Pair with your favourite bold or discreet additions and favourite footwear to emulate a chic fashion forward look! 

Circa: 1940 - 1970
Origin: Private Collection NZ
Label: Carefree

Fabric: Cotton Easy Care (Poly/Nylon/Acrylic/Acetate) blend
Condition: Very good commensurate with age and love. One small area of concern on the skirt (as shown) measured next to pin for context.

Modern Size Indicator*: 8 - 10
Measurement: Jacket: Shoulder 38 cm, Bust 44 cm, Waist 42 cm, Hip 44 cm, Skirt: Waist 34, Hip 42 cm (Laid flat)
Vintage Size Indicator: SW

Fit: Tailored
Fixture: Original

NOTE: Sale/Sold Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned. Additional items pictured not included in sale and are for illustrative purposes only. A portion of this item sale price may be donated to charity. As respectful custodians of fashion history, we do not offer to sell unique items such as this separately. Keeping historical pieces together will assist you in retaining your investment and allows future generations to enjoy the pieces in their original beauty. 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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