Helen Scott pintucked pencil set
Highly-tactile, coal-black, pintucked-stripe set, by Helen Scott. Narrow, fitted (with 8 darts), femme-fatale pencil skirt with side pleats and a metal side zip. A short, square top with narrow short sleeves, bust darts & a back button placket (3/4" rosy-black buttons). Blouse back is lined. Skirt is part-lined. Go matchey-matchey for a vogueish 50's boxy/narrow silhouette -or- sift into your wardrobe as a couple of great fitted pieces.
size & fit- small
shoulders (seam-to-seam): 13"
armhole: 16 1/2"
waist: skirt 23"
bodice (shoulder-to-waist): 19"
waist (blouse): 35'"
original size: junior
condition**- very good
Delightfully wearable shape, with no obtrusive flaws. Any small faults do not retract from wearability and will be fully-disclosed. Noted: with the slight fade natural to vintage cotton - unnoticable.
** Vintage items are precious, pre-owned pieces of history. Many have unique dyes and handcrafted prints, artisan weaves and intricate hand-tailoring -- details no longer available except in modern couture. Please love & respect your vintage.