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In honour of the fabulous tailoring of the 1940s - this is our take on the forties skirt suit and pays homage to the iconic designer brand of the 40s and 50s - 'Lilli Ann'. If you are looking for that classic 1940s silhouette - then this suit is for you!
This supremely elegant 1940s style suit creates a stunning 40s silhouette via creating strong shoulders and a nipped in waist. This is created by shoulder pads and a peplum.
The tailored jacket has a flattering deep plunge neckline and fastens with 7 covered buttons. Peplum style further creates that nipped in look by enhancing the hip. Long sleeves have covered buttons on end of sleeve. Skirt is a simple pencil style with button an loop fastening at the waist. Jacket and skirt are fully lined.
We've made this exquisite suit in 100% lambswool from Yorkshire Mill Abraham Moons.
- long sleeves with covered button detail
- 7 covered button fastening
- pencil skirt
- fully lined
- outer fabric is mid weight wool
Approximate measurements size UK 10:
Length of jacket from back of neck to waist seam - 42.5cm
Length of sleeve from shoulder seam - 59cm
Dry clean only
**NB - we can only try to represent colours accurately - but monitor settings vary. So please bear this in mind if you are colour matching
This is a fitted style - pls check your measurements.
For more information on fit and sizing please visit our size guide. The measurements refer to 'your' body not the garment itself. Please choose the size that most reflects your measurements.
I was on the fence about getting this beauty for the longest time because I was worried it might overwhelm my petite frame (a size 6 would be nice). I finally decided to make the investment anyway and I couldn't be happier. What a 40's dream! A couple of tucks in the waist and I'm ready to look like a film noir femme fatale:D.
Got this in the Peacock colour, and saving up for one in brown as well. Fit is perfect, size spot on, design and fabric is absolutely fabulous!
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