VINTAGE MUNSINGWEAR LACE & SATIN BOWS PEIGNOIR & NYLON TRICOT NIGHTGOWN SET IN CHOCOLATE MINT
Green is hard to find in peignoirs & gowns & this color is exceptionally pretty since it contrasts with the brown lace in a shade called Chocolate Mint.
The peignoir is a sheer layer of nylon with chocolate lace inserts on the bodice & back - 4 hooks & eyes on the front for closure. There are mint green satin bows on each shoulder. Sheer puffy sleeves with elastic on the ends.
The nightgown is out of the wonderful NylonTricot that was so popular way back then & it is no wonder as it is silky smooth with a heavier feel. Just lovely. The gown has the same matching chocolate lace front & back with mint green satin ribbon “bows” for shoulder straps. The lace on the set is crisp as though this set was not worn much if at all. Springy elastic at the waist with more very wide lace below with silky Nylon Tricot under that. Loops on the side of the gown for a satin ribbon if you wanted to add one.
Just a rare color in this vintage peignoir & nightgown set by Munsingwear in Chocolate Mint.
Size: Small but may fit a medium as well but go by the measurements
Bust: All the way around 45
Size: Although the gown says size 32, it will fit larger but go by the measurements for a good fit
Bust: 39 - 42 stretched tight
Waist: 21 - 50 stretched tight
Fabric: Nylon Tricot
Condition: Very good
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Since these are vintage items, a bit of extra care needs to be taken with them so they remain beautiful & I definitely would never put a vintage nightgown or a peignoir in the dryer as it would ruin it.
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