Elegant little black sheath dress from the 1940 with very soft lace at the upper bodice, sleeves, and trimming the hip peplum and swags on the slim skirt. Keyhole back. Closes with metal "C" zipper and snaps at side. Unlined, with pinked seams, and hem and waist tape. From the Phelan estate.
Labels: none - possibly home sewn with skill
Fiber/Care: unmarked, rayon, dry-clean
Condition: we mended a few minor tears to the lace at back right.
*We've had this sheath dress professionally dry-cleaned and it's ready to wear.*
- clipped to better fit the live model (she measures approx. 36/26/36) and Cecelia the dress form (she measures 33.5/23/34.5) -
(BDV SKU: 00512-003)
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