This is a stunning cocktail dress from the 190s made from orange fine crepe fabric. It is sleeveless and falls in a loose tent style with a wired and curled pleated hem. It has a high neckline which features a double curled and pleated wired trim which matches the hem. The dress fastens at the back with a zip and it is lined in orange silk acetate.
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.
waist: free to 30"
hips: free to 38"
Approximately UK size: 10/12 but please check measurements
1960s / CONDITION: Good - the hem of the lining appears to have been shortened and it is raw. The dress has some faint marks and a little fading at the armpits. It may require dry cleaning which is reflected in the price.
Please refer to our grading and sizing guides.