Items Similar to 1950s French Unlabelled Couture Tulle Dress With Crystal Rhinestones View More
1950s French Unlabelled Couture Tulle Dress With Crystal Rhinestones
This beautiful vintage 1950s dress showcases some incredible embellishment detail with ivory tulle appliqué ribbon work on a silver/grey tulle base featuring scattered bugle beads and prong set crystal rhinestones. This intricate abstract floral design is more intricate and focused around the bodice and broadens gradually towards the calf length skirt. Although unlabelled, this French couture dress resembles work by both Cristobal Balenciaga and Pierre Balmain. It has a pleasing weight to it, exciting a sense of glamour and features a low back neckline with a central zip to fasten at the reverse. A wonderful aesthetic for formal occasion wear, it would be a lovely choice for alternative bridal wear also. It is a truly magnificent piece in very good to excellent vintage condition. There have been some well executed repairs to the tulle and these are only visible on very close inspection and only mentioned for accuracy. The dress is photographed without an underskirt but would be enhanced with one. Would best suit US size 4, UK size 8.
- Place of OriginFrance
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
- DimensionsD 46 in.D 116.84 cm
- Marked Size4 (US)
- Bust32.5 in. (82.55 cm)
- Waist27 in. (68.58 cm)
- Hip34 in. (86.36 cm)
- Length46 in. (116.84 cm)
- Seller LocationLondon, GB
- Reference NumberLU5506647131
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with you and the seller to reach an optimal resolution. Read more
Shipping, Returns & Payment
- ShippingRates vary by destination and complexityShipping methods are determined by item size, type, fragility and specific characteristics.Shipping costs are calculated based on carrier rates, delivery distance and packing complexity.
- Return Policy
This item can be returned within 7 days of delivery.View details
- Online Payment Methods1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
- Item InvoiceGenerate an invoice that you can customize and print.
About the Seller
4.8 / 5
1stdibs seller since 2013
Located in London, GB
More From This Seller
1950s Ruched Pale Blue Dress with Crochet Lace
1950s Evening Dresses and Gowns
Very unusual pale blue cotton dress with heavy ruching throughout and white lace crochet applique forming panels. This American piece is lined in pale blue organza, fastens at the s...
1930s Grey and Gold Lame Floral Dress
1930s Evening Dresses and Gowns
Absolutely beautiful vintage 1930s full length dress in dove grey and gold lame with woven and printed floral pattern. The dress features an A line skirt with empire line bodice and...
1930s Ivory Silk Bias Cut Wedding Gown
1930s Wedding Dresses
This captivating 1930s soft ivory silk satin bridal gown is absolutely breathtaking and in beautiful condition. The timeless elegance of the classic hourglass silhouette and feminine...
Original White Silk Satin Bias Cut Wedding Dres...
1930s Wedding Dresses
This enchanting 1930s silk satin wedding gown is in impeccable vintage condition and of exceptional quality. The opulent silvery white satin fabric is unlined and expertly tailored t...
You May Also Like
1970s White Large Scale Floral Lace Dress
1970s Maxi Dresses
Absolutely gorgeous white floral lace sleeveless dress has grosgrain waist line and bow. Scalloped hem line. Lined with a tan cotton lawn fabric. Zips in back.
$320 Sale Price
1970s Lillie Rubin Green and White Lace Dress
Unknown, Lillie Rubin
1970s Day Dresses
Channel some of your inner bohemian this summer with the fantastic 1970's White and Green open crochet knit lace dress with ribbon trim. Crochet with velvet ribbon trim along the ed...
Vintage Bottega Veneta Italian Violet Velvet Dress
Unknown, Bottega Veneta
21st Century and Contemporary Day Dresses
This gorgeous knee length dress by Bottega Veneta is composed of alternating crushed velvet stripes, and features a ribbon tie. The ribbon can be pulled up or down the waist, giving...
Loris Azzaro white silk taffeta set with sequin...
Unknown, Loris Azzaro
1990s Ball Gowns
LORIS AZZARO (Attributed to) Gorgeous set made of white silk taffeta. The thin strap bustier is embroidered with sequins and black beads at collar and bust in a floral pattern. The c...
1920s Night Blue and Goldtone Lame Dress
Early 20th Century Court Gowns
ANONYME Beautiful dress of the 1920s made of chiffons of blue night night embroidered with goldtone lame threads and blue beads and decorated with two flowers in fabric embroidered l...
80s blue beaded sheer dress
1980s Cocktail Dresses
80s blue beaded sheer dress. Size: 4/6 Bust: 36"/ Waist: 36"/ Hips: 38"/ Length: 48"/ sleeve length: 23"
1930s Green Cut Out Lace Flutter Sleeves 30s Co...
1930s Day Dresses
Beautiful 1930s Green lace cut out define floral pattern. Size: Small . Best fit US size 2 or 4 Bust: 34 inch / Waist 29 inch / Hip: 38 inch / Dress Length: 48 inch
70s minty green knit jersey cowl neck halter dress
1970s Greek Style Dresses
Sexy 1970s matte jersey cowl neck open back dress with woven belt. Made in italy. fit size 4/6/ Elastic waist. Bust: open/ Waist: 26 inches to 30" (stretch), length 44 inches