Stunningly Beautiful 1950s Dress Black Silk Grosgrain Vintage 50s Classic Cocktail Gown Unworn


Shipping to United States: $44.43

Unworn 1950s Cocktail Dress created from Black Silk grosgrain with silk embroidery and detailing to the bodice

Professionally dry cleaned and ready to wear.

I have given measurements taken when the dress was laid flat.
These are given as a guide.

Size vintage 12
Guide size 10
The length; 44”
Top of bodice to waist; 12”
Underarm to underarm; 38”
Under the bust; 36”
Waist; 30”
Hips; 40” plus

The bodice of the dress fits into the waist then flows over the hips to give a stunning full circle skirt made up of eight panels.
The fabric is exceptionally firm, and there isn’t any stretch, please bare this in mind when comparing the gowns measurements against your own.

The neck is cut sweetheart style, complimenting the wearers shoulders.
This is the most gorgeous dress, once the property of a 1950/1960s soul singer and completely unworn

Please drop me a line, if you have any questions.

Shipping from United Kingdom

Processing time

3-5 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • United Kingdom : 3 - 5 business days
  • United States : 3 - 10 business days
  • North America : 3 - 10 business days
  • Europe : 3 - 10 business days
  • Australia, New Zealand and Oceania : 5 - 10 business days
  • Asia Pacific : 3 - 10 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

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