Willow Hilson Vintage

"Black Velvet & Rhinestones" Vintage 1950's Black Velvet Rhinestone Embellished Cape UK 6-12 US 2-8


Rendered in the softest of black velvets and embellished with silver claw set rhinestones, paired with pearlescent finished claw set studs, this vintage 1950's cape is a must have in your vintage collection.

The elegant turned down collar joins the front of the open neckline in turned down lapels embellished with claw set rhinestones and studs in a geometric pattern. The simple shoulder line, sets off the elegant drape of the cape, which is accented by notched features along either side of the base of the lapels.


Label: None


Shoulder to Hem Front: 21 inches

Nape to Hem Back: 20 inches

Shoulder to Shoulder: 15 inches

Shoulder to Hem Side: 16 inches

Fastenings: None

Size: UK 6-12 US 2-8

Condition: This cape is in near perfect vintage condition. With some light tarnishing to the metal claw set rhinestones and gentle wear to the pearlescent finish of some of the claw set studs. Gentle and natural impressions to the velvet. One very small light age mark to the left hand side of the cape. This minor details are in no way apparent when the cape is being worn and only apparent upon closer inspection. Please refer to the photographs, as they form part of the condition report 

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: Velvet, Rayon Lined, Claw Set Studs, Claw Set Rhinestones. 

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.

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