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Maggie Maes Vintage

Original 1940's As Is Sublime 2 pc Suit - In Tomato Red

Regular price £100.00 GBP
Regular price Sale price £100.00 GBP
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Vintage 1940's As is sublime 2 pc suit in a beautiful rich tomato red. The 2 pc consists of a Jacket and Skirt and features an American dressmakers label to the interior ' Braunwell Ltd'. The Jacket shares a typical 1940's silhouette and has a strong shoulder line enhanced by shoulder pads, pointed collar, button front with matching buttons, full length sleeve, longline bodice and faux pocket detailing. The jacket is fully lined. The skirt is an a line shape with 2 small splits to the hem on both side seams. The skirt has previously been altered at the waist to enlarge it and a modern nylon zip installed. This could ne replaced and made smaller if required or desired. Please see the condition report below, priced accordingly. 

A fabulous staple piece for any 1940's wearer for a show stopping ensemble. Great worn as a 2pc or equally as fabulous worn as separate's for everyday wear.            




Bust - 38'

Waist - 32' 

Shoulder to Shoulder - 16' 

Nape to Hem - 25' 

Sleeve Length - 34' 



Waist - 30' 

Hips - 38' 

Waist to Hem - 30' 

The skirt has been heavily altered with seams opened up, an additional piece added to the waist and a new zip to make the skirt larger. It could be taken back in if desired.  



If you require any more measurements, please don't hesitate to send us a message. All garments are pinned to the mannequin for display purposes. 




Material : Suiting Cloth 

Label : ' Braunell Ltd' American Label 




 … Condition


 Good Vintage Condition, flaws to note - The Jacket is in lovely condition with a few nibbles and presents beautifully. The skirt has been heavily altered with an additional extra added to the waistband, new zip and seams let out to make the skirt larger. You could take this back in to wear as it once was if desired. We would recommend getting this suit dry cleaned as it has been in storage.  Although flawed this set still presents beautifully. Priced accordingly.


Accessories shown are for photography purposes only, and are not included in the sale. Some of our items may be shown with a petticoat these are not included in the sale. Many of our collections will be pinned to the mannequin to show the shape of the item more accurately. 


I only allow returns or exchange on very rare occasions, where I have made an error.


You must contact us within 48 hours of receiving your order if you have an issue, if an exchange or refund is issued it must be sent back within 48 hours after our conversation. No refunds or exchanges will be given with issues based upon fit of a garment, please ensure you measure correctly and if you need more measurements than listed please don't hesitate to get in contact with us.


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Buried in the cobbled streets of the historic town of Shrewsbury, Shropshire Maggie Mae’s Vintage stocks a wide selection of vintage clothing, accessories & textiles from the 1920’s through to the 1950’s. We now have a vintage lifestyle shop and house fabulous reproduction fashions and beauty products alongside our carefully curated original collections. Our shop is open 9.30 - 5.00 Tuesdays to Saturdays where you can find Maggie and her Team, private shopping experiences are also available. 2 - 3 Dogpole, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 1EN