This is a wonderful black velvet cocktail wiggle dress dating to the late 1950s. The dress is made in a form fitting below the knee cocktail length with pleated bottom accented with matched covered buttons. The dress has a scoop neckline with dolman type sleeves. It is gathered at either side of the bodice and has a delineated waistline. It has long sleeves with decorative buttons at the cuff. The dress does up the back with a small tooth metal zipper. It is unlined.
Label: No label
Material: A fine quality medium weight cotton velvet, soft to the touch.
Sizing: No size is indicated, and although this should fit a small size, please rely on the following measurements for fit:
Sleeves: 24” long from the neckline to the cuff
Bust: 34” around, taken under the arms
Waist: 24”-25” around
Hips: 34” around
Overall length: 39", measured flat
Condition: It is in very good, clean condition with no wear, tear, holes, stains or odors. This dress has been very well cared for and stored over the years.
This is a fabulous 50s era cocktail dress - form fitting, classy and understated, but sure to get you noticed!
Vintage 1950s Black Velvet Wiggle Dress - Small