Larger Size Vintage Black Velvet Sheath Dress with Satin Detail, Plunging Back, Sue Brett, ca 1950s

$125.00 USD



  • Velvet
  • Satin
This pretty party dress is in excellent vintage condition: I can find no flaws. Please be sure to note demure neckline in the front and the surprise plunging back; note, too, the black satin banding around the flattering cap sleeves and the front and back necklines. Note, too, the iconic black satin bow with its flowing "streamers" in the back.

Approximate measurements:
shoulder to shoulder: 15"
armpit to armpit: 16"
waist (flat): 15 1/2"
hips (flat): 19"
back length (from shoulders): 45"
back (metal) zipper: 12"
sleeves: 6"

What a wonderful addition to your vintage clothing collection; it is a beautiful example of 1950s wearable textile art and fashion.

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