"Irena" Vintage 1950's Black Velvet Halter Neck Dress UK 6-8


"Irena" Vintage 1950's Black Velvet Halter Neck Dress

This elegant 1950's dress, in a deep black velvet is perfect for any special occasion.

Her sweetheart neckline is framed by wide halter neck straps. Her fitted bodice is set off by a cinched in waistline that falls into a fitted skirt that kicks out into a scalloped weighted hemline.

Enjoy wearing this dress paired with a crisp white shirt underneath, or dress her up with bold rhinestone jewellery .

Label: None

Provenance: Belgium, Brussels

Measurements of the Dress

Armpit to Armpit: up to 34 inches

Neckline to Hem: 40 inches

Waist: up to 25 inches

Waist to Hem: 29

Size:Medium UK 6-8

Closures: This dress fastens at the side with a 16 inch metal and a hook and eye.

Condition: This dress is in perfect vintage condition, with a few very light impressions to the velvet, this is to be expected with velvet

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

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.