1940's White Beaded Embroidered Rhinestone Satin Strapless Gown

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In this gorgeous 1940's ivory-white gown, the detailed construction and meticulous attention to detail are comparable to what you will find in modern haute-couture. This enchanting garment is fashioned from mid-weight shimmer silk-satin. Sparkling beadwork, rhinestones and soutache-embroidery adorn the dress throughout. The bodice is an alluring low-cut plunge, scalloped, boned strapless. I love the flattering hourglass nipped-waist which channels the perfect "femme fatale" vibe. The skirt is full and flowing. Stylish, feminine luxury that will never go out of style. There is nothing quite so enduringly chic and timeless as a pure-white gown for a woman whose outward exquisiteness mirrors her inner grace.

Measurements
Bust:33-34 inches
Waist:27 inches
Hips:Free Sweep
Length top to waist:10 inches
Length waist to hem:40 inches

This custom-made vintage garment is in excellent condition with no rips,stains or holes. Perfectly working back metal-zipper. This item is over 50 years old and is truly exquisite.

Details

  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Seller Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Reference Number
    AU120826309208
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2012

Typical response time: 1 hour

Located in Beverly Hills, CA

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