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Maggie Maes Vintage

Original 1940's Amazing 3pc Set In Cadbury Purple - With Sensational Beadwork Detailing

Regular price £235.00 GBP
Regular price Sale price £235.00 GBP
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Vintage 1940's amazing 3pc set in Cadbury purple with sensational beadwork detailing. This set is a beautiful example from its time and has such lovely detailing. The set consists of a dress, bolero and matching belt and it's so lovely to find all piece still together. The dress has a stunning silhouette and features short sleeve enhanced by a shoulder pad, bodice with keyhole neckline detailing and contrast soft lilac yoke panel with beadwork, the dress pulls in at the waist with its matching belt and fastens with a metal side zip. The skirt has a beautiful drape and has buttons to the side, another divine extra detailing. The beadwork is exquisitely done and is layered up on a softer lilac shade of crepe, it's made up of deeper purple bugle beads and clear and silver beads which swirl into florals and leaves.  The matching bolero has a 3/4 sleeve and has the complimenting beadwork to its sleeve hem. This is a beautiful 3 piece which would look lovely worn for a number of occasions.            


A must have addition to any 1940's loving ladies' collection. A lovely treat to yourself, friend or loved one. 






Bust - 38'

Waist - 32'

Hips - 40'

Shoulder to Shoulder - 15

Nape to Waist - 15.5'

Waist to Hem - 30'



Nape to Waist - 15.5' 

3/4 Length Sleeve



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 : Crepe / Beadwork Embellishment 




Label : Unlabelled 




 … Condition


Very Good Vintage Condition, flaws to note - 1 tiny mark to front above waist seam. Otherwise this piece presents beautifully and is ready to wear.   


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. 


We are happy to offer worldwide shipping, please send us a message with the details and we will be happy to get you a shipping quote and approximate delivery times. 


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