Size 6 1940s Suit - Navy Blue 40s Jacket & Skirt Set - Jacques Fath Look with Spiraling Metal Buttons - Pannier Pockets - Ruching - WWII Era

$ 175.00

Exceptionally chic 1940s suit a la Jacques Fath! This WWII era ladies' suit is navy blue wool with beautiful metal buttons, a ruched front torso, and oversized pannier pockets that extend peplum-like around the hip. The collar is convertible, with wing points to the back that can be worn up or down. It's unlined and the skirt is a lean calf length A-line.

Ladies' Size
6 to 7

Jacket: Bust 35, Waist 29.5, Hip 37.5; Jacket Neck to Waist 15, Neck to Hem 21.75, Shoulder to Shoulder 14.5, Sleeve Length 21.75 Inches
Skirt: Waist 26, Hip 37; Length 28.5 Inches


None, factory made, the interior sleeve hems have machine-sewn overlocking

Navy blue wool suiting

Center front brassy goldtone metal buttons with bound buttonholes on jacket, side seam metal zipper & hook/eye on skirt


Condition Detail
Very nice, the buttons are marvelous vintage replacements, has a single tiny penpoint repaired hole at mid-back of jacket, definitely not noticeable, the interior seams show mild fray from very light use

Washing Instructions
Dry clean

*bust, waist and hip measurements are the maximum body measurements that will fit the item
*these measurements are not actual fabric widths, as they account for ease
*to get actual fabric widths, add 2 inches to the listed bust measurement, 1 inch to the waist, 2 inches to the hip

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