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Vintage 1950's Embroidered Red Taffeta Black Wool Cummerbund Circle-Skirt Dress



This is such a dramatic and romantic 1950's party dress. Perfect for any upcoming party; you can't help but feel feminine in this beauty. Valentine's Day perfection! The garment is fashioned from a stunning ruby red taffeta with black embroidered soutache circles worked into the fabric. The bodice is an exquisite boat-neck sleeveless with wide wool cummberbund design. An hourglass nipped-waist met by the full circle-skirt finishes this garment off with a perfect New Look silhouette. This dress is seductive and elegant at the same time. Old Hollywood glamour at its best! Measurements Bust:34-35 inches Waist:26 inches Hips:Full Sweep Total Length:46 inches This original custom-made party dress is in excellent condition with no rips, stains or holes. Perfectly working back metal-zipper. This garment is over 50 years old and is truly stunning.


  • Dimensions
    Length: 46 in. (116.84 cm)Bust: 34 in. (86.36 cm)Waist: 26 in. (66.04 cm)
  • Style
    1950's (Of the Period)
  • Place of Origin
    United States
  • Period
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU3097809122

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    $110 Standard Parcel Shipping
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    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Beverly Hills, CA
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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