Designer Elsa Schiaparelli powder blue vintage nightgown, simply a stunning lingerie item.
Vintage Schiaparelli nightgown is semi sheer and features a delicate white lace bodice with straps adorned with rows of powder blue, ruffled lace which is reinforced for strength with a fine mesh fabric and finished off with blue satin trim on the lower portion of the bodice.
A single, long satin blue ribbon is affixed to this Schiaparelli lingerie item, I think it is meant to be tied into a bow in the front of the bodice. As you can see from my pictures, I have not tied it into a bow. I very gently looped it around the back of the gown....the ribbon is in remarkable condition and I did not want to damage its perfectness by tying it up and wrinkling it. I shall leave it up to you. The ends of the satin ribbons display evidence of extremely minuscule fraying, approximately 1/8".
The full length, flowing skirt has a 140" sweep.
Everything about this gown declares elegance and confidence.
The fabric used in the creation of this vintage nightgown is very high quality, as one should expect from designer Elsa Schiaparelli.
SIZE: marked size 32 but, please refer to my measurements. Please note: My mannequin has a 34 B bust and this gown seems to fit her just perfectly.
LENGTH: 53 1/2"
LENGTH: 44 1/2"
BUST AT UNDERARM: measures 29" plus ample room in the cups
This vintage Schiaparelli nightgown has been hand washed and line dried.
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