Made in the most exquisite 1940's gold toned lamé silk with a botanical design, this 1960's dress, is the perfect piece to add to your classic cocktail wardrobe.
The V shaped neckline is framed by a notched collar and a simple shoulder line with a sleeveless cut. The tailored bodice is accented by darts along the waistline, that draw the waist in, whilst showcasing the central zip fastening along the front of the bodice. The elegant skirt, is set off by mock pockets with collars along the hipline. Fully lined in silk rayon.
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 38 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 41.5 inches
Waist: up to 30 inches
Hips: up to 40 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 17 inches
Size: UK 12 US 8
Closures: This dress fastens along the front with a 14.5 inch plastic zip and two hook and loops aiding the concealing tab
Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition. Light and natural tarnishing to the lamé fabric. Light and gentle wear and tarnishing to the lamé along both armpits. These minor details are not apparent when the dress is being worn and only noticeable upon inspection.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.
Fabric: silk rayon lined, 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.