This luxurious special event dress from the 1960s has a beautifully sculpted bodice with princess seams, and a very flattering scoop neckline in front, which dips even lower in the back.
It is made of glamorous gold lurex, and is covered in it's entirety in black lace. It has black satin piping around the neckline, and also around the waistline. There is a lace covered gold rosette accent at the wearer's left.
The sleeves are short, cap length.
The skirt has triple tucks to the front, and double tucks in the back.
The closure is a metal zipper set into the center back; it is made by Green.
up to 40" bust
up to 30" waist
up to 46" hip
neck point to shoulder point: 2.5"
Cap sleeve: 3.5"
16" from shoulder point to shoulder point, although, with the deeply scooped back neckline, this is somewhat variable.
17" long from the shoulder to the waistline
39" from the shoulder all the way to the hem
46" around the hem
There is no size label, but the measurements are similar to a contemporary size 10.
This is in excellent condition with no flaws.
These fitted sheath dresses are perfect to wear for cocktail parties, holiday concerts and events, wedding receptions, or a special anniversary night out.
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