An eye-catching sight, this beautiful vintage silk dress, embellished with a base of matt black sequins surrounding snake patterns which are in turn accented with brightly coloured green and gold sequins, gunmetal silver glass beads and bold red embroidery, is a rare piece to behold and an iconic statement to add to your collection.
The rounded neckline is framed by thin shoulder straps and borders of gunmetal silver glass beads. The sleeveless cut of the dress, frames the wonderful straight line cut, accented by vents to the hemline, along each side seam, which are edged with gunmetal silver beads that run from the armholes to the hemline.With a matching snake motif along the back of the dress, this wonderful piece is sure to turn eyes. This dress is lined in rayon.
Label: Made in India
Measurements Of The Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 40 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 44.5 inches
Waist: up to 36 inches
Hips: up to 40 inches
Size: UK 12-14 US 8-10
Condition: The dress is in near perfect vintage condition. With gentle and light bead and sequin loss. The sequins naturally want to face different directions but can be stroked back into place. Light sequins loss along the back of the right hand side shoulder strap. These small and minor blemishes are well concealed within the embellishments and only apparent under closer inspection. Please refer to the photographs, as they form part of the condition report.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
Fabric: Silk, Rayon Lined, Glass Beads, Sequins, Embroidery
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.