"Draped & Beaded" Vintage 1950's Black & Cream Draped & Beaded Dress UK 10 US 6

£329.00

"Draped & Beaded" Vintage 1950's Black & Cream Draped & Beaded Dress UK 10 US 6

Rendered in a classic silhouette, this truly breathtaking 1950's Ricci Michaels Dress, is the perfect Little black dress for your vintage wardrobe.

Her sweetheart neckline is framed by cream silk jersey pleated shoulder straps, that are fixed internally along the front of the bust line, where the silk sash loops along the front of the bust in elegant pleats. The glorious shoulder straps join the back of the dress and drape into back draped sashes. Her elegant decollated is decorated with a swirling pattern in black and white glass rocaille beads, Her fitted and boned bodice, sets off the cinched in waistline.
Her simple and elegant black silk jersey skirt, completes this dress and balanced the cream silk jersey accents, in true 1950's Hollywood styling.

This dress is boned along the bodice

Label: Ricci Michaels

Measurements Of The Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 47 inches

Waist: up to 28 inches

Hips: up to 42 inches

Size: UK 10 US 6

Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition, with some light colour variation and slight light age marks to the cream silk jersey sash accents. These are not apparent as the silk jersey pleats conceal the imperfections. The bodice appears to have been slightly taken in was there are 2 added seams along the back.

Fastenings: This dress fastens at the back with a 13 inch metal zip, a hook and eye

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: Bone bodice, Silk Jersey, Glass Rocaille 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.