"Gloria Swanson" Vintage 1950's Black Velvet & Rhinestone Embellished Wiggle Dress UK 8 US 4


"Gloria Swanson" Vintage 1950's Black Velvet & Rhinestone Embellished Wiggle Dress UK 8 US 4

This breathtaking 1950's black velvet wiggle dress, embellished with silver claw set rhinestone, is the perfect addition to your vintage wardrobe.

Her notched neckline is framed by a border of silver rhinestones, that scatter outwards along the bodice. Her short capped sleeves boast small shoulder pads along each shoulder seam.
Her fitted bodice, sets off the cinched in waistline.
Her elegant wiggle cut skirt, boasts pockets along each hipline, embellished with matching silver claw set rhinestones, completing this exquisite dress, in true 1950's elegance.
Label: Gloria Swanson

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 44.5 inches

Waist: up to 26 inches

Hips: 36 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 7 inches

Size: UK 8 US 4

Closures: This dress fastens at the side with a 10 inch plastic zip

Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition, with some natural impressions to the velvet. The hem of the dress does not have a slit, and may need one, as it is narrow along the hemline.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.

Fabric:Velvet, 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. All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat, we then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.