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1950s Demi Couture Navy Blue Silk Shantung Vintage 50s Nautical Dress


Gorgeous 1950s demi couture navy blue silk shantung nautical fit n' flare dress! Masterfully designed, with a very heavy attention to detail. Fitted bodice, with a forgiving and flattering full skirt. Shawl like collar, with ribbon bow detail on the back. Full metal zipper up the back with hook-and-eye closure. Could easily accomodate a crinoline for an extra full skirt. Perfect for any day or evening event. Great with wedges or flats for day, and heels for evening. In great condition Approximately Size Medium Measurements: 36-38 inch bust 28 inch waist Free hips 46.5 inches from top back shoulder seam to hem


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  • Condition
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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Waist
    28 in. (71.12 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    46.5 in. (118.11 cm)
  • Seller location
    San Francisco, CA
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