"Cornflower Velvet" Vintage 1950's Cornflower Blue Velvet Dress UK 6-8

£229.00

"Cornflower Velvet" Vintage 1950's Cornflower Blue Velvet Dress UK 6-8

This original 1950's dress, in the most vibrant shade of cornflower blue velvet, is the perfect piece for your vintage wardrobe.

Her rounded neckline is framed by a velvet panel border and 3/4 length sleeves. Her fitted bodice, sets off the cinched in waistline.
Her elegant pleated skirt, is accented my box pleats to either side of the central skirt panel, creating an iconic 1950's silhouette.
This dress has been photographed with a medium petticoat, which is not included in the listing.

Label: None
Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 44 inches

Waist: up to 25 inches

Hips: up to 48 inches

Shoulder to End of Sleeve: 16.5 inches

Shoulder to Waistline: 15.5 inches

Shoulder to Shoulder 15 inches

Size: Small UK 6-8

Closures: This dress fastens at the back with an 21 inch metal zip, and a hook and eye

Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition, with some light and natural impressions to the velvet

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned

Fabric: 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.