Bettys Best Dress

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Sensational Thai Silk hostess dress at least 50 years young and emulating the sophistication and elegance of eras gone by. In excellent condition, this luxe silk dress naturally reflects light, flatters bustlines and offers a decadent discreet gold detailing. A natural breathable fabric paired with unique detailing are always classic style winners.

The style and immaculate tailoring of this dress flatters the body in all the right places. This stunning dress will take you through the seasons in effortless chic paired with your favourite footwear for weddings, fashion in the field, soirees of style and of course ball season!

Circa: 1940 - 1970
Private Collection USA

Thai SIlk
Excellent commensurate with age and love

Modern Size Indicator*:
12 - 14
Measurement: Bust 50 cm, Waist 44 cm, Hip 54 cm (Laid flat)
Vintage Size Indicator: na

Fit: Tailored with split at rear
Fixture: Original

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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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