1950's Peggy Hunt Chantilly-Lace & Tulle Full-Skirt Party Dress

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Peggy Hunt was a California-based designer who dressed the likes of such celebrities as Lucille Ball and Anne Miller. Her specialty was creating evening and cocktail dresses very much in the tradition of Hollywood glamour. This maroon chantilly-lace & crisp-white tulle party dress is a wonderful example of her genius. It is such a romantic and ethereal party garment. Perfect for a summer wedding; you can't help but feel feminine in this beauty! The bodice is a flattering low-cut plunge slight-sweetheart with little cap-sleeves. A nipped-waist full circle-skirt finishes off this garment with a perfect "new look" silhouette! The unique applique work and color-combination really sets this dress apart from other garments of this era.

Measurements
Bust:35-36 inches
Waist:27 inches
Hips:Free Sweep
Total Length:47 inches

This vintage designer party dress 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 stunning!

Details

  • Designer
    Peggy Hunt
  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dealer Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Reference Number
    AU130310309484
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