50s Black and White Polka Dot Party Dress - sm

SKU: 00442-003

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.*

Garment Measurements:
 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
 waist: 25"/63.5cm
 hips: free
 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)

Our items are not newly manufactured "vintage style" pieces. They are true vintage, at least 20 years old. Please read condition report provided above.

Note to International Customers: Significant overages in shipping fees (where applicable) will be refunded. You are responsible for any taxes or import fees.


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