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Vintage Size 12 Approx Hand Made Woollen Check Skirt Suit

£59.99

Product description

Vintage Expertly Hand Made Ladies Suit In A Delightful Delicate Woollen Check
Colours : Yellow/Greens/Gold/Rust/Cream
Box Pleats Front And Back
Fully Lined In Pale Copper Fabric, Hand-Stitched
Triple-stitched Seams Around Collar And Square Front Pockets
Same Fabric Belt with Gold Buckle
A Beautifully Made Garment That Will Have Not Just Vintage Appeal But Will Appeal To All Who Recognise Good Dress-Making.
A Unique Item!

Seamstress Details
Mrs Mary Seccombe 1925 – 2016

Mary was born and brought up in Manchester.
She attended Manchester Municipal School of Art in 1942 and her interest in dress design and dressmaking developed from that.
Whilst she made most of her own clothes, she also spent some time teaching dressmaking in Adult Education classes while she lived in London in the 1960s and 70s, an experience she fondly remembered.
Her interest in clothes and fashion was important to her and she continued to enjoy and care for the garments she had made.
Mary lived in Tenbury Wells for the last twenty-one years.
Her two sons are delighted to be able to donate to Oxfam so many items in her name.

Item details

Size:
12
Colour:
Multi-coloured
Brand:
Seamstress Hand Made
Brand type:
Unbranded
Condition:
Used: very good
Decade:
1960s
Fabric:
Lambswool
Garment care:
Dry clean
Type:
Skirt suit

Standard UK Delivery £3.95 per order

Delivery FAQs

Free returns

within 21 days.
Returns policy

About this item

Vintage Expertly Hand Made Ladies Suit In A Delightful Delicate Woollen Check
Colours : Yellow/Greens/Gold/Rust/Cream
Box Pleats Front And Back
Fully Lined In Pale Copper Fabric, Hand-Stitched
Triple-stitched Seams Around Collar And Square Front Pockets
Same Fabric Belt with Gold Buckle
A Beautifully Made Garment That Will Have Not Just Vintage Appeal But Will Appeal To All Who Recognise Good Dress-Making.
A Unique Item!

Seamstress Details
Mrs Mary Seccombe 1925 – 2016

Mary was born and brought up in Manchester.
She attended Manchester Municipal School of Art in 1942 and her interest in dress design and dressmaking developed from that.
Whilst she made most of her own clothes, she also spent some time teaching dressmaking in Adult Education classes while she lived in London in the 1960s and 70s, an experience she fondly remembered.
Her interest in clothes and fashion was important to her and she continued to enjoy and care for the garments she had made.
Mary lived in Tenbury Wells for the last twenty-one years.
Her two sons are delighted to be able to donate to Oxfam so many items in her name.

Size:
12
Colour:
Multi-coloured
Brand:
Seamstress Hand Made
Brand type:
Unbranded
Condition:
Used: very good
Decade:
1960s
Fabric:
Lambswool
Garment care:
Dry clean
Type:
Skirt suit

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section.

We offer a no quibble returns policy as follows:

Wedding dresses: 14 days

Overseas returns: 31 days

Everything else: 21 days


This item is also available for international delivery by airmail, carrying a mandatory delivery charge of:

Europe: £14.00

Outside Europe: £28.00

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