Early 1950s Van Raalte nylon Petalskin pajama set. Sweetest fitted top with a sailor collar, and matching wide legged high waisted pants that wear beautifully on their own as well! See them with other blouses in the VDay collection for styling ideas. See the original ad from The Birmingham News November 1952!

Excellent condition. Likely deadstock.


Good amount of stretch to the fabric. Measured unstretched.


Bust 34-36 in

Waist 29 in

Shoulder 14.5 in

Armscye 9.75 in

Length 22 in



Waist 22-30 in

Hips 41 in

Rise 16 in

Inseam 24.5 in

Outseam 38 in


For reference, model measure 33/25/37.