Stunning 1950s Cocktail Dress created from a medium weight black velvet with a faux half belt and bow detail at each hip, it’s an absolute delight. The garment was part of a fashion collection and has remained in its original 1950s unworn condition. The fabric is in the most stunning condition, and the dress has been cut to compliment beautifully, a curvy figure. It is so absolutely gorgeous
The dress is by Melrose and has been hand finished. Dry cleaned and ready to wear.
It’s simply stunning and perfect for any vintage themed venue, wonderful for the coming season.
The measurements given are actual, from seem to seem taken when the garment was laid flat, and are given as a guide. Please compare these measurements against a similar garment of your own.
Guide size; 12
Underarm to underarm; 36”
Zip; Metal 18”
Across the shoulders; 16”
The dress has been freshly dry cleaned and is ready to wear.
All items are from private heirloom and fashion collections, museums, or purchased direct from estates.
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