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Maggie Maes Vintage

Original 1940s Stunning ‘ Fred A Block’ Jacket - With Beautiful Bronze Beadwork to the Shoulder

Regular price £160.00 GBP
Regular price Sale price £160.00 GBP
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Vintage 1940s FAB ‘ Fred A Block’ stunning brown jacket. Featuring strong shoulder pads, long sleeve, self covered button front, amazing shaped pointed collar and sensational beaded bronze detailing to the shoulder. The jacket features arrow detailing to the edge of the pocket. Not without its flaws ( see condition report below) but this piece is a sensation and still has lots of life left in her. 

A great piece of 40’s fashion history and a great staple for any vintage lovers collection. Great worn layered over the top of a dress or worn with 40’s slacks or skirt. Very versatile piece that would look beautiful dressed up for an occasion or casually for daywear.  




Bust - 40’

Waist - 30’

Shoulder to Shoulder - 17’

Nape to Hem - 28’


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 : Garbadine 

Label : FAB ‘ Fred A Block’ 




 … Condition

Good Vintage Condition , flaws to note - Some scattered holes to the lower arm, one tiny hole to the chest, and some faint marks. Although this piece does have flaws it is a sensation in its own right. Laundered and 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. 


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.


We have got a lovely shop in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, so many of the items listed in our online store will also be for sale there. Please message us if you would like to visit the shop our details are available online on Facebook or Instagram. 




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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