1950s Susan Small Silk Brocade Midnight Blue and French Blue Dress

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1950s Susan Small silk formal dress in a beautiful midnight blue and french blue floral print. Nipped in at the waist with a fabric rose and bow detail on the waist band, beautifully shaped and lined in a high quality cotton. Darted at the bust and with a square neck line, the v shaped back is followed by a full zip. In excellent condition.

Susan Small was a British ready to wear firm, which was part of the Model House Group in the 1960s. The other best known name in the group was Horrockses. The head designer of Susan Small was Maureen Baker who famously designed Princess Anne's wedding dress. The company was renowned for its fine evening wear.

Details

  • Material Notes
    Silk, Waistband
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    42 in. L
    107 cm L
  • Marked Size
    2-4 (US)
  • Bust
    34 in. (86 cm)
  • Waist
    26 in. (66 cm)
  • Length
    42 in. (107 cm)
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Reference Number
    LU5502424433
About the Seller

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Located in London, GB

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