"Ombré" Vintage 1950's Pink Ombré Dyed Silk Dress
Made in the most sumptuous pink ombré silk, this original 1950's dress is the perfect addition to your vintage wardrobe
Her sweetheart neckline is framed by 2 shoulder straps, creating a layered bust line, with a modesty panel. Her fitted bodice, sets off the cinched in waistline, accented by small pleats along the waistband, and a flowing skirt, pictured here with a medium petticoat.
Enjoy wearing this little lady paired with a gold silk shawl and matching court shoes to complete your outfit.
Label: Jennifer, Dallas
Provenance: Great Britain, Devon
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 42.5 inches
Waist: up to 25 inches
Size: Small UK 8
Closures: This dress fastens at the back with a 15.5 metal zip, and a hook and eye
Condition: This dress is in loved vintage condition. Some scattered age marks in the skirt, an area of wear to the silk along one of the shoulder straps, and along the back of the bodice. Some light discolouration under the arm holes, and some light wear to areas of the silk in the skirt. This dress has been someones favourite piece, and has clearly had many fun evenings out. This issues are not visible when the dress is being worn, but noticeable under closer inspection. This dress is in need of a true vintage lover to take her home, as she is too wonderful not to wear, she has been priced accordingly
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed in cool water.
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.