"Beatrice" Vintage 1930's Burgundy Silk Velvet Dress UK 4-6


"Beatrice" Vintage 1930's Burgundy Silk Velvet Dress

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 V neckline, is framed by a small soft turned down collar, and full length mutton sleeves. Her fitted bodice, accented by a central pin tuck pleat stitch down the front of the bust, sets off the cinched waistline, decorated with matching velvet piping. Her simple draped skirt, completes this piece, in a true iconic style of the 1930's.
Her beautiful button mock down back, showcases the true decadence of the era.

Perfect for any special occasion, enjoy wearing this dress paired with chandelier earrings and T bar evening shoes

Label: None

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 32 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 55 inches

Waist: up to 26.5 inches

Hips: up to 40 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 24 inches

Shoulder to Waist: 15.5

Size: Small UK 4-6

Closures: This dress fastens to the side with 8 hook and eyes and 3 press studs to the back of the neckline

Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition, with a small reinforcement mend to the side seam where the fastenings are, and some natural impressions to the velvet

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or washed in cool water

Fabric: Silk Velvet

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.