So American Hustle! This impressive vintage original dress is at least 50 years young and in excellent condition. Soft and silky vintage coupled with lurex detailing at the bust exudes decadence when worn. Vintage fabrics and cuts always a stand out and 'head turner for classic style winner.
The tailoring, details and flowing sleeve of this dress flatters the body in all the right places! Take this dress to a ball, out to dinner, to the races or even to a wedding.
Pair with nude or metallic sandals or raise the heels and the floor will be all yours!
Circa: 1940-1970 Source or Origin: United Kingdom (NZ Collector) Brand/Label: Carnegie of London
Fabric: Easy Care (Poly/Nylon) Condition: Very good Area of concern as pictured however does not detract from wearing
Modern Size Indicator*: 10 - 12 Measurements: Available on request Vintage Size Indicator*: na
Fit: Tailored at bust fitted through waist Fixture: Original
Note: Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned.
Our vintage items are rated as follows:
Excellent: Near-or new quality, with no noted flaws often in original packaging or, with original tags (deadstock)
Very Good:May have some minor issue, as noted
Good: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or do 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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