This black velvet and silver lurex stunner is only 70 years young and in fantastic condition. The fit is tight, tight TIGHT - for maximum impact! Slink is what this dress is all about.
A beautiful luxe statement sheath dress with a low square neckline to offer that little peek of décolletage. Simple lines and a smart cut, this little number makes an entrance. Pair with metallic simplicity and elegance.
Delicate and timeless.
Circa: 1940-1970 Origin: Private Collection Label: na
Fabric: Lurex with velvet flocking Condition: Excellent commensurate with age and love
Modern Size Indicator*: 4 - 6 Measurement: Available on request Vintage Size Indicator: na
Fit: Tailored with very slight (as pictured) gather at 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.
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