"Melba" Vintage 1950's Melba Pinstripe Halter Neck Dress UK 10


"Melba" Vintage 1950's Melba Pinstripe Halter Neck Dress

Made in the most exquisite orange, black and red pinstripe pattern, this original 1950's halter neck dress is the perfect addition to your vintage wardrobe

Her V shaped neckline is framed by a halter neck, and fitted boned bodice with a crossover detail panel across the bust. Her cinched in waistline sets off the full flowing skirt, creating an iconic silhouette.

Enjoy wearing this dress with sparkling red accessories to complete your outfit.

This bodice is cotton lined, the skirt is acrylic lined. This dress has been photographed with a medium petticoat, which is not included in the listing.

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches

Bust line to Hem: 40 inches

Waist: up to 29 inches

Waist to Hem: 29.5 inches

Size: Medium UK 10

Closures: This dress fastens at the back with a 15.5 inch metal zip.

Condition: This dress is in near perfect vintage condition, with scattered age marks to the skirt and lining, These are not overly apparent when the dress is worn, and only noticeable under inspection. This piece has been priced accordingly

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

Fabric: Nylon, cotton, acrylic, boned

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.