1950's Black Silk-Taffeta Illusion Net-Tulle Chervon Stripe Long-Sleeve Full Party Dress

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Stunning mid 1950's custom-made bombshell party dress with all the bells and whistles! The bodice is an alluring collared illusion low-cut plunge sweetheart that flows into long, lean sleeves. The backless construction with little covered buttons gives the garment so much sex appeal and interest. To this show-stopper, the designer also added a layered chevron stripe pattern which is so breathtaking. The nipped-waist full circle-skirt emphasizes a woman's seductive hourglass shape without adding any bulk or volume to the hips. This is the type of dress you will reach for anytime you want to look like a starlet! The perfect "little black dress".

Measurements
Bust:33-34 inches
Waist:up to 27 inches
Hips:Free Sweep
Total Length:45 inches

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

Details

  • Place of Origin
    United States
  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Seller Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Reference Number
    AU140127309839
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Located in Beverly Hills, CA

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