This stunning and timeless 1960's black wool blouse, embellished with black sequins and black glass beadwork, is just the piece to add to your seasonal wardrobe .
The rounded neckline is framed by a border of black beadwork from which beaded tassels dangle. The simple shoulder line sets off the medium width shoulder straps and sleeveless cut. The elegant straight cut of the blouse showcases the black sequin embellished base, upon which delicate black beaded swirling designs and tassel details can be found. Finished with single beaded strands along the hemline, and lined in cotton, this iconic blouse showcases the craftsmanship of the era.
Label: Alan Lee, Made in Hong Kong
Measurements of the Blouse
Armpit to Armpit: up to 38 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 21 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 15 inches
Waist: up to 34 inches
Size: UK 12-14 US 8-10
Closures: This blouse fastens along the centre back with a 14 inch metal zip and a hook and loop
Condition: This blouse is in near perfect vintage condition. Gentle wear to the sequins along the armpits, these have lost their lustre and sparkle and appear slightly grey. Light sequin loss throughout. A few of the beaded strands along the hemline have been lost in time. These minor details are not overly apparent when the blouse is being worn and only noticeable upon closer inspection. Please refer to the photographs, as they form part of the condition report.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water
Fabric: Lambswool, Angora, Glass Beads, Sequins, Nylon Lined
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.