Vintage Purple Satin and Crepe Sheath Dress with Gathered Waist Bandeau, ca 1950s

$130.00 USD



  • Satin
  • Crepe
  • Millinery Flower
So classic, so simple, so elegant..this pretty sheath with its satin top and crepe bottom is in excellent vintage condition. Please be sure to note the 3" wide gathered crepe bandeau at the waist and its beautiful 4" millinery flower, front and center. Note, too, the flattering 7" long cap sleeves. The interior is lined in matching satin.

Approximate measurements:
shoulder to shoulder: 15"
armpit to armpit: 17"
waist (flat): 15"
hips (flat): 16"
back length: 45"
back kick pleat: 6 1/2"
(metal) zipper: 10"

This would be a wonderful addition to your vintage clothing collection and can certainly be worn today; it is a beautiful example of 1950s wearable textile art and fashion.

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