Created in the 1980s by Thereza Valentin of Brazil, this dress is so adorable. It is the perfect party dress, constructed of 100% black silk satin with a lining. The bodice is strapless and features a straight neckline in the front and the back. The bodice is extremely flattering and perfectly tailored with vertical darts done the front. The skirt is a two tiered bubble skirt which falls from the semi-dropped waist. At the waistline in the front of the dress, there is an attached large silk satin blush bow.The bubble tiers are stuffed with tulle to give more fullness to the skirt. In addition to the tulle, there is an additional acetate lining for a bit of added fullness and comfort. There is a concealed nylon zipper in the back of the dress. This dress is in good vintage condition. The measurements are as follows: Bust: 32 inches, Waist: 26 inches, Hips: 46 inches, Length: 31 inches. Please take a moment to review all of the photos and check out the rest of the items in my shop. I update items frequently.