Vintage 1950s Gown Silk Velvet Devore Cheongsam Wiggle Dress Halter Neck

$36.18

Shipping to United States: $34.73
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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.
The fabric is a medium weight silk velvet Devore with appliqué diamanté
It is so absolutely gorgeous and it’s in original 1950s condition.
The dress closes with a side zip, which was replaced in the 1980s to prevent the fabric from rotting and also at the nape of the neck

It’s simply stunning and perfect for any vintage themed venue, wonderful for retro weddings, parties and Goodwood.

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.

The dress;
Underarm to underarm; 34”
Bust; 36”
Length; 38”
Waist; 32”
Hips; 40”
Side splits of 12”

The gown is pristine.
All items are from private heirloom and fashion collections, museums, or purchased direct from estates.
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Shipping from United Kingdom

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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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