This is a stunning cocktail dress in shell pink with a bold design of roses in shades of pink. There are no fabric labels but it has a silky sheen. It has a scooped neckline which dips lower at the back. It fits and flares at the waist and hips with stitched in panels to the top and sides of the bodice. The back of the dress features a bow at the centre waist and an inverted pleat at the centre of the skirt. The dress fastens with a back metal zip and it is lined in white silk acetate. It retains the original shop label and it cost 9 Guineas!
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.
hips: free to 38"
Approximately UK size: 6/8 labelled 36 but please check measurements
1950s / CONDITION: Excellent
Please refer to our grading and sizing guides.