Made to a real 40s pattern, the suit comprises of panelled a-line skirt, matching jacket with a pleated waist for that classic wartime hourglass shape and coordinating belt to finish. This chic and flattering suit is somewhat of a rare gem amongst the sea of retro-inspired dresses out there and is a flawless reproduction ensemble, just as you would expect from Heyday. Perfect for channelling your inner WAAF this autumn.
The Ladies 1940s Wartime Suit is £160 and available in black, brown or navy from Heyday Vintage Style. See the website for more details.