This vintage wedding dress in antique white bridal satin, dates from the 1940s, stunning cathedral train; size extra small to small. It is so elegant. Note this is the final price reduction on this gorgeous gown!
Size small: Measurements in inches: bust 32, waist 25, hip up to 35, sleeve from shoulder to cuff tip 24, across upper back 14.5, length from center back to FRONT hem 59, length from center back to train hem 95 inches.
NOTE: white spots on the edge of the dress are SUN GLARE. The color is all antique white. NO fading or off color.
The sweeping cathedral train is very dramatic. It is made with heavy white rayon bridal satin and has exquisite details.The rayon fabric is strong and fluid with no signs of stress. NOTE: the lace is not perfect. Details below.
This fabric is beautiful, heavy rayon, bridal satin. The lace is antique white.
The bodice has a high neckline with lace collar that is edged in satin piping. The darted bodice with lace overlay has a slightly inverted silhouette at the waist. The waist line is trimmed with very narrow satin piping.
Fitted, set in sleeves end at a point at the top of the hand. These close with four satin loops and self fabric buttons. Back closure is achieved with 34 satin buttons. A gathered lace peplum is trimmed in a band of satin. The gathered skirt is floor length in front and graceful forms a wide, dramatic train in back.
Dress is unlined. This fabric is strong and beautiful!
The lace however, has many breaks and tears. It will need to be replaced to become ceremony ready. For display or a vintage fashion show it should be fine. This is an amazing bargain in just the value of the satin!
No underarm stains, weak seams, holes, or signs of significant wear. The edge of the train has some gray marks from storage or rubbing against something in a cedar chest. These will likely disappear or lighten significantly if dry cleaned.
Professionally tailored and very, well done.
Price takes into account the lace having to be replaced and the cost of dry cleaning. Shipping is determined by weight. This is heavy satin and gorgeous!
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