"Femme Fatale" Vintage 1930's Silk Chiffon & Lace Evening Gown UK 8-10
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"Femme Fatale" Vintage 1930's Silk Chiffon & Lace Evening Gown
Full of opulent original details, rendered in the most luxurious fashion, this rare 1930's piece is a beauty to behold and never again find.
Her round neckline is edged with black silk velvet, and framed with small black velvet bows down the silk chiffon striped embroidered central panel of the bodice.
Her wonderful puff sleeves, lined in tulle for volume, boast elegant lace and chiffon panels, trimmed by lace cuffs, decorated with velvet bows.
Her lace bodice, cinches in along the waistline, to fall into a dramatic pleated silk chiffon skirt.
The peep hole back, accented by a hook and eye fastening to the back of the neckline, creates an opulent and elegant finishing touch, to this breathtaking piece.
The perfect piece for any special occasion, enjoy wearing this dress paired with rhinestone accessories, and a black or nude silk slip.
This dress is sheer, and may require a dress slip
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 54.5 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 13.5 inches
Waist: up 30 inches
Hips: up to 50 inches
Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 14 inches
This dress is cut on the bias
Size: Small UK 8-10
Closures: This dress fastens to the back of the neckline with a single hook and eye fastening
Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition, with very small mends to the lace on the left and right hand shoulders. This is to be expected of a lace piece from this era, and are in no way visible when the dress is being worn.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or washed in cool water
Fabric: Silk chiffon, lace, velvet trims, tulle
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. All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat, we then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.