This truly beautiful 1940s red summer dress is a breathtaking reminder that the past provides a classic. This stunning silk number is a hand finished piece, we love all the beautiful details, from the ruffles on the bust line to the floaty skirt and the pretty fabric covered buttons lining the front. Its just breath taking and will be sure to make you feel ultra feminine. Its a one off number and a piece to be cherished really. It has a high nipped in waist and thin shoulder straps, it is for the petite and small framed girl as from the 40s its cut on the fitted and small side so please do bare this in mind and compare the measurements below to something else you own that might be similar. It has a fresh look and feel, we love the flattering shade of red and the sweet feminien flow of the fabric. Our model is 5,8 and a size 36 and here wearing the equivalent to a 34. Measurements as follows: Bust 32" Waist 22" Shoulder strap to bust5"