This immaculately presented vintage original dress is at least 70 years young and in excellent condition. A gown to wear for any formal event or just to make a statement entrance. This is a fabulous piece to add to any wardrobe for when you are off somewhere worthy of this piece de resistance!
Perfect for swanning in to a room at a ball, black tie or even appropriate for a wedding. Dress up or down as you choose! The delicate neckline and flattering shape of this dress is easy to imagine would look great with strappy sandals or elegant pumps.
Circa: 1940-1970 Label: na Fabric: Silk taffeta and lace
Source or Origin: Private Collection NZ Modern Size Indicator*: 8 - 10 Vintage Size Indicator*: na
Condition: Excellent Fit: Tailored at bodice to full skirt
Other Features: Original fixtures
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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