"Fields of Gold" Vintage 1950's Silk Brocade Evening Dress & Jacket UK 10-12
"Fields of Gold" Vintage 1950's Silk Brocade Evening Dress & Jacket
A classic silhouette rendered in beautiful floral silk brocade, this wonderful dress and jacket duo is the perfect outfit for any special occasion
The rounded neckline of the dress is framed by a sleeveless fitted bodice and cinched in waistline. Her long skirt, with wide box pleats along the waistband, showcases the intricate tailoring of the time and creates a classic silhouette.
The simple wide mandarin collar of the jacket is framed by 3/4 length sleeves, and a timeless box cut, that sits perfectly over the dress.
Pair this glorious evening gown with brown or bronze accessories or, alternatively, wear them separately to add versatility to your wardrobe.
Measurements of the Dress:
Armpit to Armpit: up to 36 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 57 inches
Waist: up to 29 inches
Hips: up to 50 inches
Fastenings: This dress fastens with a 13.1 inch plastic zip
Measurements of the Jacket
Shoulder to Shoulder: 17.5 inches
Armpit to Armpit: up to 42 inches
Shoulder to Hem : 21 inches
Waist: up to 42 inches
Shoulder to end of sleeve: 20 inches
Fastenings: The jacket fastens with 3 buttons and loops
Size: Medium- UK 10-12
Condition: This gown is in perfect vintage condition
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned
Fabric: Silk, brocade, lined in the jacket
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.