Designed to be as authentic as possible based on original patterns and photographs, this 1940s Shirt Waister Dress is perfect for retro events or as a classic everyday dress for fans of forties fashion.
We adore this powder blue colour available for Summer 2019. Grab it while you can.
This is an authentic vintage style 1940s shirt dress. A great every day style that is practical and pretty.
The authentic 1940s collar can be buttoned right to the top or folded open in a more relaxed look.
Gathers into a low shoulder yoke at front and back.
Sleeves are gathered and are buttoned to fit.
Tucks at the bottom of the blouse into the waist seam give plenty of room for movement if you swing dance - this is a great choice of dress for lindy hoppers.
Clare the designer at House of Foxy says this 1940s shirt waister dress is the "epitome of 1940s wartime styling". We love the shell buttons she has chosen which seem the perfect choice.
To enhance that 1940s silhouette there is a sash belt to nip in at the waist.
This dress fastens with a side zip.
Fabric: 100% viscose
Cold hand wash or dry clean
3% shrinkage may occur with this fabric.
The size chart for the House of Foxy 1940s shirt waister dress
COVID-19 TEMPORARY INTERRUPTION OF SERVICES. We will do our best to despatch once a week (usually on a Monday). Please be aware there will be a delay to your delivery. More information on our blog which you can read here. Any questions email firstname.lastname@example.org
FREE UK DELIVERY on orders over £100. Royal Mail delivery within 10 working days.
If you would like your item sooner please note our same day despatch deadline is 3 pm and select your preferred service accordingly. We offer both DHL and Royal Mail services.
FREE N. AMERICAN DELIVERY on orders over £300. DHL delivery within 5 working days.
INTERNATIONAL DELIVERY Choose your preferred service from the list available:
All orders will require a signature upon delivery.
Orders are despatched from our London shop. Please note our cut-off for same day despatch, via any service, is 3pm. If you have any queries call us during shop opening hours 11am - 7pm Monday to Saturday +44 207 636 8922.
14 DAY REFUND OR EXCHANGE check our full Terms and Conditions
£ 75.00 £ 135.00
Celebrate the return of the 20s with this 1920s print dress! Featuring a beautiful Art Deco print you will be sure to turn heads in this eye-catching print. Look closely,...
Possibly the most elegant decade, 1930s clothing is known for being feminine and fancy and this blouse is no exception. It's an interesting and individual blouse with its side tie...
Evoking the age of jazz lawn parties this floral 1930s dress is effortless and sophisticated. With a cut that is easy to wear it will soon become a staple in your...
Looking for longer sleeves? A flattering yet demure neckline? A skirt with movement? This beautiful 1930s dress ticks all the boxes! The vintage floral print is a sumptuous mix of blues,...