A stunningly well preserved 1950s circle dress with full skirt. Midnight black woven mesh overlay with ribbon caging, sleeveless, velvet lined v-neckline, fully lined petticoat with netting on hem, side zip, and original velvet belt. She is a 1950s party dress dream!
Measurements of garment, allow space for fit.
Taken flat, doubled for circumference
Shown on a size 4 dress form*
Modern Size Estimate: 2 XS
*I could barely squeeze her onto the size 4 dress form
Shoulder: 14” strap to strap (outer)
Length: 44.5” from shoulder
Sleeve: 2” straps
Tag: No maker, department store size/lot tag
Vintage size 11, Lot 3B
Fabric: Unknown, synthetic
Condition: Excellent vintage. A few tiny snags of metallic fibers, inner material of belt is cracked and on the fragile side but not visible when worn. Will need to be dry-cleaned. She hasn’t been in several years and has a bit of a stale aroma.