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Rare 1950s Christian Dior Haute Couture ' New Look ' Vintage Black Silk Dress


Rare 50s CHRISTIAN DIOR Haute Couture numbered "New Look" black silk shantung dress! Features a well tailored fitted bodice, with an incredible full skirt. Full metal zipper up the back with hook-and-eye closures. Built in interior support helps keep everything secure. Four mock buttons up the bodice. Full skirt could easily accomodate a crinoline / petticoat for an extra full skirt. Naturally, the workmanship on this dress is remarkable, and was completely created and sewn by hand. The perfect timeless investment for any wardrobe. Looks phenomenal on! In great condition. Made in France Approximately Size Medium Measurements: 38 inch bust 28-29 inch waist Free hips 46.5 inches from top back shoulder to hem


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    Hook and eye


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  • Condition
  • Marked size
    Medium (US)
  • Bust
    38 in. (96.52 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    46.5 in. (118.11 cm)
  • Seller location
    Chicago, IL
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