Heirloom 1940s Madeira White Romper with Fagoting and Red Embroidery
Vintage Baby Clothes: Vintage Baby Rompers
This beautiful little white cotton romper was handmade Madeira, Portugal, in the 1940s. It features fagoting on the chest centered by rows of embroidered red flowers. The Peter Pan collar is edged with white embroidery. The romper has short sleeves and closes in the front and crotch with tiny buttons. The center back has an inverted pleat and the partial belt buttons in the front for added style.
What a lovely little romper for an heirloom portrait or any formal occasion!
Back length to crotch=14"
Grammie's Attic has an incredible collection of vintage and heirloom baby, toddler, and children's clothing from the late 1800s through the 1940s. You'll find elegant Victorian and Edwardian dresses, heirloom christening gowns from the 1920s and 1930s, adorable vintage rompers from the 1930s and 1940s, beautifully embroidered heirloom dresses from Madeira and the Philippines, vintage button on shorts sets and wonderful heirloom dresses from your favorite manufacturers, including Feltman Brothers, Polly Flinders, C. I. Castro, and Nannette. Be sure to see all of our heirloom baby and toddler clothes for perfect christening outfits, portrait outfits, birthday outfits, and special occasion outfits for your little boy or girl!