Liquorice Cocktail

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This lush black velvet cocktail dress is at least 20 years young and in great condition. Perefct for cocktails or a ball and 'wash and wear' and major plus!

Putting your stamp of individuality, personality and pizzaz in this look will fit in to any chic event. This dress flatters the body looks great with strappy footwear in summer or even boots in winter!

Circa: 1940 - 2000
: Private Collection
Label/Brand: na

Fabric/Materials: Easy Care (Poly/nylon/Acrylic) Velvet and Satin
Condition: Very good commensurate with age and love

Modern Size Indicator*:
 6 - 8
Waist/Fit: Bust 36 cm, Waist 32 cm, Hip 34 cm, Hem 43 cm (Laid flat/circumference)
Vintage Size Indicator: na
Fixture: Original

NOTE: We folded down the zipper (shown) in images because our size 8 mannequin was too 'busty'. Please ensure you have measured yourself for the most accurate sizing. Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned.

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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