An Elegant Evening

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Impressive vintage soft fabric in this stunning maxi with gorgeous collar and bust line detailing to flatter you in a vivid teal. The structured gown has a 'sensibly deep' v-neck and gentle flowing silhouette.

At least 70 years young, this is the perfect ball or event dress. If you aren't ready to be the 'Hostess with the Most-est' in this beauty - why not consider taking it up for a superb day dress that will take you absolutely everywhere!

Wear on its own or spice things up with metallic accessories dressing it up or down. This dress will take you through the seasons in effortless chic paired with your favourite footwear!

Circa: 1940 - 1970
Origin: Private Collection
Label: MKa Modell

Fabric: Easy Care (Poly/Nylon/Acrylic/Acetate) wash and wear
Condition: Very Good commensurate with age and love. A few minor pulls (as shown)  that do not detract from wearing. Likely from a handbag

Modern Size Indicator*:
 12 - 14
Measurements: Bust 44 cm, Waist 38 cm, Hip 52 cm (laid flat)
Vintage Size Indicator:

Fit: Tailored at bust
Fixtures: Original

NOTE: Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned. Colors may display differently on various devices.

Our vintage items are rated as follows:
  • Excellent: Near or near to new quality, with no noted flaws and may often be presented in original packaging or, with original tags (deadstock) all commensurate with age and love
  • Very Good: May have some minor issue, as seen or noted
  • Good: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or may not detract from the garment when worn
  • Rescue: Flaws as described which may or may not detract when worn in most cases possibility of repair

We estimate sizes as current or, 'modern' sizing rather than vintage sizing as eras do vary.

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