1 of 10 images

1950s Ceil Chapman Vintage Orange Black Dot Tulle Satin Dress Elegant Halloween

About

This vintage dress was designed by Ceil Chapman in the 1950's. The strapless dress is orange satin with a black polka dot tulle overlay. The dress has a side metal zipper. The dress has been shortened and there are tears to the tulle, as shown in the photos, underneath both arms that would need to be repaired, and those issues are reflected in the price.. I would estimate the dress to be a modern day size 4 but please review the measurements to assure a good fit! BUST: 34" WAIST: 24" LENGTH from under arm to waist: 9" LENGTH from waist to end of satin: 31" LENGTH from waist to end of tulle: 33"

Details

  • Designer
  • Brand
    Ceil Chapman
  • Place of origin
    United States
  • Period
  • Material notes

    Satin

    Tulle

    Zip

    Stay

  • Condition
    Good. Tears to tulle underneath both arms..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Altered (not by designer).
  • Bust
    34 in. (86.36 cm)
  • Waist
    26 in. (66.04 cm)
  • Seller location
    Portland, OR
  • Seller reference number
    2455
  • Reference number
    LU22321965473

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

Top Seller
Vetted
1stdibs seller since 2015
Typical response time: 1 hr
Located in Portland, OR
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries

More From This Seller
NaN

Vintage Ceil Chapman 1950s Dress in Purple Gree...

Ceil Chapman, Ceil Chapman

This vintage Ceil Chapman dress is simply divine! It has beautiful ruching, which was a part of most of Ceil Chapman's 1950's dresses, and the green and floral printed cotton is cris...

NaN

1980s Patrick Kelly Dress in Pink & Black Color...

Patrick Kelly, Patrick Kelly

This 1980's vintage Patrick Kelly dress can easily be worn and be on trend today! The dress is in a black jersey with a gorgeous pink color block hem. The dress has a perfectly fit...

NaN

Avant Garde Givenchy Vintage Dress Velvet State...

Givenchy, Givenchy

This absolutely stunning vintage Givenchy evening gown was purchased at I Magnin in the 1980's. This avant garde evening gown has a pleated structural flounce at the hemline with vel...

NaN

YSL Yves Saint Laurent Autumn Winter 2008 Docum...

Yves Saint Laurent, Yves Saint Laurent

This YSL little black dress was designed by Stefano Pilati for Yves Saint Laurent for the Autumn Winter 2008 collection. The dress is shown in a two tone version with a belt in our p...

You May Also Like
NaN

Ceil Chapman Little Black Lace Overlay Dress, 1...

Ceil Chapman, Ceil Chapman

This is an early black label Ceil Chapman and is really a wonderful example of her earlier pieces. You mostly see the later, more fitted versions from Ceil for sale out there (that w...

NaN

1970s Ceil Chapman Plunging Halter Neck Gown in...

Ceil Chapman, Ceil Chapman

From the 1940s to the 1970s, Ceil Chapman was one of America's top designers, and this dress shows why. Favoured by the likes of Marilyn Monroe, Grace Kelly, and Aretha Franklin, as ...

NaN

70s Ceil Chapman Black Silk Jersey Dress with R...

Ceil Chapman

70s Ceil Chapman black silk jersey dress. Lace up front. Rhinestone encrusted grommets and end pieces on lace. Metal zip up the back. Fully lined.

NaN Sale Price
27% Off

50s Ceil Chapman Aubergine Smocked Dress

Ceil Chapman, Ceil Chapman

50s Aubergine Smocked Dress. Front button and metal side zip closures. Belt included, unoriginal.

NaN

Black Ceil Chapman Cocktail Dress

Ceil Chapman, Ceil Chapman

This beautifully constructed Ceil Chapman cocktail dress is very figure flattering. It has a fixed wrap cut with non-functioning buttons down the left side of the bodice, a portrait ...

NaN

Ceil Chapman Matador Style Black Silk Dress, 19...

Ceil Chapman, Ceil Chapman

This late 1940s or early 1950s black taffeta silk dress is by internationally acclaimed American designer Ceil Chapman and of complex construction. The dress has a beautiful fitted ...

NaN

1950’s Black Ceil Chapman Crossover Cocktail Dress

Ceil Chapman

Great little black dress from American designer Ceil Chapman. Featuring pretty cross over and ruching detail to the front and a sexy low neckline to the back this is the perfect par...

NaN

Ceil Chapman (Attributed) Vintage Black Cocktai...

Ceil Chapman

This is a vintage black cocktail dress by Ceil Chapman, from the 1940's. It has ruching detail all over, a scoop neckline, and a zipper up the back. Measures: Length: 47" Bu...