50s 60s Wiggle Dress Vintage Cocktail Silk Mad Men L

This is a fabulous late 1950s to early 1960s cocktail dress that combines quiet sophistication with simmering seduction! The bodice is styled with a vee neck wrap front that is pleated into the empire waist in front. The high waist is edged with a band of shirring that acts almost like a shelf bust. The front midsection is set off with piecing that curves from the front center down to the sides of the natural waist, giving ahint of a corset effect. The skirt is fitted front and back with vertical darting. The 3/4 length kimono sleeves are gusseted under the arms for ease. The body of the dress is lined.

SIZE:

No size label 

Measurements

Inches Centimeters
Bust 44.5" 113
Waist 31.5" 80
Hips 42" 106.5
Bodice length 15" 38
Skirt length 29.75" 75.5
Sweep 46" 116.75
 FABRIC/COLORS:

The fabric is a lightweight slubbed silk in navy blue. Lining feels like acetate in a rich shade of coppery maroon.

TAGS:

No tags found - this may have been custom sewn at a very nice skill level.

CLOSURES:

A long metal zipper down the back.

CONDITION:

No stains, holes, tears or other issues noted.

$ 95.00