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.

SIZE:

No size label

Measurements

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
 FABRIC/COLORS:

Soft black velvet, probably rayon

TAGS:

No tags, and may have been hand tailored

CLOSURES:

Side seam metal zipper

CONDITION:

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