This vibrant 1960's evening dress, in the most eye-catching shade of rose pink velvet, is the perfect statement piece for your evening wardrobe.
The high rounded neckline is accented by a cowled turn down collar that draws in along the nape with hook and eye fastenings. The elegantly cut bodice boasts a sleeveless cut that joins the collar and is accented by a central key hole feature along the décolletage . The empire line cut, is set off by a pointed central seam beneath the bust-line from which small gathered pleats radiate upwards along the bust. The elegant line of the dress skims the silhouette, whilst showcasing the sumptuous velvet finish. The velvet fabric has a certain amount of stretch to it from below to bust-line to the hemline. This dress is lined along the top of the bodice
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 57 inches
Waist: up to 30 inches
Hips: up to 40 inches
Size: UK 8-10 US 4-6
Closures: This dress fastens to the back with 3 hook and eyes and a 21 inch plastic zip .
Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition. Natural impression marks to the velvet pile throughout. This is a natural process for velvet, and as this particular velvet has a reflective quality, it is not overly apparent. Please refer to the photographs as they form part of the product description
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
Fabric: Velvet with stretch, nylon lined along the top of the bodice.
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.