1950s elegant vintage cocktail dress

£65.00 GBP

  • Description


This is a stunning evening dress made from irredescent plum taffeta fabric with a checked design in black. the dress is sleeveless with a round neckline and a deep stitched in wide collar. The waist is seamed and the skirt is full and flared. The dress fastens with an inset metal zip to the centre back. 

Vintage items rarely conform to modern day sizings and the UK size we give is only a guide. You are advised to check the measurements carefully to ensure a good fit.


bust: 34"

waist: 25"

hips: free

length: 41"

Approximately UK size: 6/8 HOURGLASS but please check measurements

1950s / CONDITION: Very good - there is a 2" split in the fabric above the zip which requires a repair/darning. There are a two tiny tears in the front of the skirt and 3 pinhead holes at the back which are impossible to spot when worn without the closest scrutiny. 

Please refer to our grading and sizing guides.

Tags: 1950s, UK 06, UK 08

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