60s Mod Sheath Dress With Net Overlay - sm, med

SKU: 00601-009

Black sheath dress from the 1960s has a dotted-net overlay with slightly shorter, ruffled hem. Sheath has bust darts and princess seams. Overlay is a full A-line shape with lots of swingy movement. Bow detail at upper bodice and at back. Closes with metal Tabit zipper, plus hooks&eyes. Lined at upper bodice. High-quality mod cocktail dress was Union made in the U.S.A. From the H. Smith estate.

Labels: Davison's, 1963-'74 ILGWU
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Fiber/Care: no tags, feels like rayon crepe with net overlay and silk ruffle and acetate lining.

Condition: no flaws to note

*We've had this party dress professionally dry-cleaned and it's ready to wear.*

Garment Measurements:
- ignore the vintage size 12 label and go by the following, as sizes have changed dramatically over the years. measurements are of the sheath, not the overlay. -
 bust: 35"/89cm
 approximate natural waist: 32"/81.25cm
 approximate hips: 40"/101.5cm
 length: 38"/96.5cm with 2"/5cm hem

(BDV SKU: 00601-009)

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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