Exquisite 1950s 50s Demi Couture Floral Watercolor Vintage Silk Dress w/ Sequins

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This is one of my favorite 1950s dresses EVER!!! Demi Couture, with hand sewn finishings, and hand-sewn sequins. Divine silk, with an exceptional floral watercolor print. Sequins adorned on the front petal of the skirt. Attached crinoline under skirt, for a true full skirt. Royal blue silk velvet waistband. Super flattering fit. Though no labels remain, this is a highly well constructed dress, that looks to be Werle, Dior, or possibly Ceil Chapman. Full metal zipper up the back, with hook-and-eye closure at top back neck. Features pockets at both sides of waist. Fully lined in silk. In great condition. Approximately Size Small

Measurements:
34-36 inch bust
26 inch waist
Free hips
40 inches from top shoulder to hem

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Material Notes
    Silk, Allover, Asymmetrical, Overall, Print, Screenprint, Finish, Sequin, Stitch, Thread
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Marked Size
    Small (US)
  • Waist
    26 in. (66 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    40 in. (102 cm)
  • Seller Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU6621120632
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2014

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Located in San Francisco, CA

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