Shimmery black organza with white polka dots layered over a white taffeta lining. Piped scoop neck and armscyes. Defined waist in solid black satin. Angled and vertical bust darts for shaping. Full skirt is perfect for twirling. Low scoop back. Pinked and stitched seams, hem tape. Metal Sturdy brand back zip with top hook&eye. From the 1950s and the living estate of our friend Mary S.
Model is wearing a crinoline, which is not included.
Labels: none, but almost certainly store bought
Fiber/Care: unmarked, silk with acetate lining, dry-clean
Condition: almost perfect. the tiny hole in lining (see photo) has been stitched closed. we replaced the thread eye of the hook and eye.
*This dress is clean and ready to wear.*
bodice (side seam from underarm to natural waist): 8.5"/21.5cm
bust: 33"/84cm plus at least 2"/5cm from
darts -- up to 36"/91.5cm around
length: 42"/106.5cm shoulder to hem
hem sweep: 114"/290cm
- for reference, live model measures b: 35 (32D), w: 26.5 -
(BDV SKU: 00442-003)
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