Vintage 1950s Dress Sheath Pencil Wiggle Gown Slip Bronze Virgin Wool Silk & Jet

$278.10

Shipping to United States: $34.76

Vintage late 1950s (1959) Sheath Dress Made by Plutina
Unworn with original checkers labels
The fabric is iridescent and has a very subtle shimmer.
It appears to have a little of the continental about the style-it’s made in Germany
It’s unique and very beautifully made, with dainty shoulder pads. The dress has a belt, which is backed with bronze leatherette.
At the neck is a collar of French jet droplets, overall it is highly exquisitely classical and extremely chic

The cocktail dress was part of a consignment of retired stock from a North Yorkshire boutique
The fabric is in the most stunning condition and it’s been created to resemble raw silk, made from virgin wool and Trevira

It’s simply stunning and perfect for any vintage themed venue, and wonderful for retro weddings.
Wear with a 50s jacket or wrap for a nostalgic fashion statement or maybe a 3/4 duster coat
The measurements given are actual, from seam to seam 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; 38”
Under bust; 36”
Length; 40”
Waist; 30”
Hips; 40”
Back Zip; Metal 16”
Across the shoulders; 16.5”
Sleeve; 7.5”
Sleeve width; 14”
The dress is fully lined

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Shipping from United Kingdom

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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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