Willow Hilson Vintage

"Midnight By The Nile" Vintage 1950's Black Velvet & Eau De Nil Dressing Gown UK 10-12 US 6-8


This truly sumptuous 1950's black velvet dressing gown, accented with Eau De Nil blue coloured fringing, is just the piece to welcome into your loungewear collection. 

The V shaped neckline is framed by pointed and notched lapels, drawing in along the waistline, in a cross over design with a hook and eye fastenings. The simple shoulder line sets off the dolman cut 3/4 length sleeves. The elegant bodice of the dressing gown, boasts tailored darts along the bust-line and a cross over design, which draws the eye to the cinched in waistline, which can be drawn in with the matching velvet belt, edged with Eau De Nil blue coloured fringing. 
The simple skirt-line, showcases the wonderful drape and iconic style of the era and is finished with pockets along the side seams.

Perfect for the enjoying at home, or alternatively worn as a dress

Label: By Peer 

Measurements of the Dressing Gown 

Armpit to Armpit  up to 38 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 54.5 inches

Shoulder to end of sleeve: 17 inches 

Hips: up to 48 inches

Waist: 28 inches- this can be made smaller or bigger by moving the hook and eye fastening

Size: UK 10-12 US 6-8

Closures: Internal fabric bow and a side hook and eye, with an external waist tie

Condition: This dressing gown is in perfect vintage condition, with natural impression marks to the velvet. Please refer to the photographs, as they form part of the condition report.

Fabric: Velvet, Rayon 

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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