50s Velvet Party Dress Shelf Bust Full Skirt Vintage Evening Gown S

Wow, this 1950s vintage evening gown is such a beauty, perfect for a winter formal occasion! The dress has a fitted bodice, with softly pleated shelf bust. Inner bust is covered in cottony white lace for contrast. Skirt is gathered and full.


No size label


Inches Centimeters
Bust 35" 89
Waist 25" 63.5
Hips Free Free
Bodice length from approximate shoulder 16" 40.5
Skirt length 45 114
Sweep 92" 234

Soft black velvet, probably rayon


No tags, and may have been hand tailored


Side seam metal zipper


Very good. There are several pinholes in the skirt on the left side of the back. A single hole is a bit larger, about 1/4" diameter. These are not noticeable during wear. No other issues seen.


$ 150.00