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"Lamé Birds" Vintage 1930's Lilac Lamé Embroidered Dress UK 10 US 6


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"Lamé Birds" Vintage 1930's Lilac Lamé Embroidered Dress UK 10 US 6

This breathtaking 1930's Lilac coloured rayon dress, embellished with embroidered silver lamé threaded birds is a rare piece to behold and never again find.

Her V shaped neckline is framed by a wide pointed collar decorated with silver lamé embroidered birds, and a central matching floral corsage to the front of the neckline, with silver wire central pollen stems.
Her simple bodice is framed by elaborate puffed sleeves, decorated with silver lamé embroidered birds, that boast gathered pleats along the shoulder seam, and are constructed to
created an outward points, finished with smocking stitches along the external sides of each cuff.
Her cinched in waistline, sets off the elegant and timeless drape of the skirt, accented by a turned in hemline, that boasts rows of silver lamé stitching, weighing the hemline down.

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 58 inches

Waist: up to 28 inches

Hips: up to 38 inches

Shoulder to Shoulder: 14.5 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 12 inches

Size: UK 10 US 6

Closures: This dress fastens to the side with 4 press studs.

Condition: This dress is wounded. Structurally she is sound and has no physical damage. Unfortunately she is covered in age marks, and discolouration from prolonged exposure to daylight.
She is in need of a wonderful new caring home, that will see her for her true beauty, and be able to live with the marked faults. This piece has been priced accordingly.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: Rayon, Lamé

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.