Late 1940s/early 1950s Youthmore Original gray suit. Princess cut jacket has a wide flat collar, 3/4 length sleeves, rounded shoulders with thin shoulder pads, nips at front seams and on cuffs,two passamenterie buttons with one hidden covered snap fastener between them & one hook and eye just below lower button. Nipped waist and flares in back at hips. The skirt is straight cut, 7" Talon left side zipper & button closure, four darts & a 7-inch center kick pleat. Both pieces are lined in taupe crepe. Simply stunning.
Label: Youthmore Original
Fabric: No label ~ It has the substantial weight of a silk-shantung & wool blend. Fabric has a slight sheen to it.
Size: Unmarked. @ a modern 10/12 ~ smaller waist.
Back: @ 16" (rounded shoulders)
Sleeve Length: @ 17"
Condition: Excellent to Mint. There is the slightest bid of fading under the arms on the lining, which is the only thing keeping it from being listed as Mint Condition. Suit is immaculate and ready to wear.