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Vintage 1920's Cream Lace Bridal Dress

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This enchanting vintage 1920s cream lace bridal dress is exquisitely feminine with an etherial, romantic feel. The dress is made up of delicate silk lace in soft cream, with a subtle glossimer effect that shimmers slightly in the light to capture the swirling floral motif of the fine fabric. The neck sweeps across the breast bone in a gentle curve, accentuating the collar bone. The sleeves fall over the shoulders finishing just above the elbow, and have a pretty understated frill where the fabric finishes in a hand stitched seam. The dress falls to ankle length, where the fabric is doubled up to create a wide 6 inch hem, giving weight to the featherlike lace. It is a simple shift shape, typical of the era in a truly bohemian style. Tiny gathers at either side of the hip create a playful movement in the skirt. This exceptional piece is in beautiful condition, and would best fit US size 4 - 8, UK size 8 - 12.

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Place of origin
    Unknown
  • Period
  • Material notes

    Lace

  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    D 46 in.

    D 116.84 cm

  • Marked size
    4, 6, 8, (US)
  • Bust
    42 in. (106.68 cm)
  • Waist
    42 in. (106.68 cm)
  • Hip
    42 in. (106.68 cm)
  • Length
    46 in. (116.84 cm)
  • Seller location
    London, GB
  • Reference number
    LU5503208033

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