« Lilli Diamond" Vintage 1950's Champagne Satin & Brocade Lilli Diamond Dress & Coat UK 8-10 US 4-6
"Lilli Diamond" Vintage 1950's Champagne Satin & Brocade Lilli Diamond Dress & Coat UK 8-10 US 4-6
This breathtaking 1950's dress and coat set by Lilli Diamond, in the most sumptuous shade champagne satin with a brocade pattern of trailing roses, is the perfect statement piece for your vintage wardrobe.
The straight cut neckline of the dress is framed by wide shoulder straps. Her fitted bodice, is accented by a rounded panel along the top of the bust-line, with pleats along the base that radiate across the bust, which in turn is decorated by claw set silver rhinestones and sewn pearlised beads. The brocade border that runs along the bust panel, joins the shoulder straps.
Her fitted bodice, is set off by a cinched in waistline, and elegant shift cut skirt, accented by a kick slit along the centre back of the hemline.
Her matching trapeze cut coat, boasts a wide pointed collar that joins the front of the coat in wonderful edge to edge lapels. Her 3/4 length sleeves, frame the elegant drape of the coat, and the two front pockets.
The coat is fully lined.
Label: Lilli Diamond of California
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 40 inches
Waist: up to 27 inches
Hips: 37 inches
Measurements of the Coat
Armpit to Armpit Front: up to 44 inches
Armpit to Armpit back: 48 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 32 inches
Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 17 inches
Size: UK 8- 10 US 4-6
Closures: This dress fastens at the back with a 13 inch metal zip and two hook and eyes.
The coat has no fastenings
Condition: This dress set is in perfect vintage condition, with one small age mark along the fold of the front left hand side lapel.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
Fabric: Satin Brocade, Lined, Claw Set rhinestones, Pearlised Beads
Vintage garments have been previously worn and lovingly cared for, they may however have a blemish or two. Here at Willow Hilson, we try our very best to note all the details of each garment, although we may sometimes overlook things, which we do apologise for. Please do not expect perfection, unless stated so.
Please make sure you check all the measurements of the garment before purchasing. Vintage garment sizes are not the same as those of today. To ensure the best fit, we suggest you measure you favourite similar style garment and compare it to the measurements we have listed. All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat, we then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.