Made in the most iconic shade of ice blue shantung silk, this mesmerising 1960's Teal Traina dress is a rare piece to behold.
The straight cut bateau neckline boasts a central split along the décolletage and is framed by a sleeveless cut. The tailored cut of the bodice boasts Princess seams that frame the silk covered button and loop fastenings. The cinched in waistline is set off by a matching silk covered belt, with a central decorative rhinestone embellished buckle. The elegant skirt, features gathers along either side of the waistline that mimics the fluted and delicate pleated finishes along the hemline. This dress is fully lined in silk and nylon
Label: Teal Traina
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 39.6 inches
Waist: up to 28 inches
Hips: up to 39 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 15.5 inches
Size: UK 8-10 US 4-6
Closures: This dress fastens along the front with 5 matching silk covered buttons and 2 hook and eyes along the waist.
Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition. A small age mark along the side of the belt. Some light age marks internally along the back of the neckline. Very thin and light yellowing beneath the armpits. These minor issues are not apparent when the Dress is being worn.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
Fabric: Silk, Rhinestones, lined,
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.