This original vintage beauty is at least 70 years young and in fabulous condition. This piece will take you from parties to weddings with style!
This beautiful damask print coupled with the authentic vintage cuff detail brigs authenticity to this delightful garment. Its feminine and the easy shape will flatter your figure in style. Delicate decadence emulated in this wonderful example of fashion history.
Take her to a specialised dry cleaner and she can be worn for the next seventy years!
This dress will look great with either vintage or current styling - the options are endless!
Circa: 1940-1970 Origin: Private Collection Label: Fashioned by Barbara Gowans
Fabric: Satin Damask and fur (either fox or mink) Condition: Very Good. Small repair to cuff may be required however the dress is in excellent condition.
Modern Size Indicator*: 14 - 16 Measurement:Available on request Vintage Size Indicator:na
Fit: Tailored Fit at bust Fixture: Zip at rear (pictured)
NOTE:Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned. Additional items pictured not included in sale and are for illustrative purposes only.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 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.
Still not sure? Just email us the details of this piece and your measurements, and we can check if it will fit before you purchase.
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