Spectacular. This 1950s strapless, tea length ball gown by Mollie Stone is in a deep teal blue or turquoise. It has magnificent gold and black bugle beading and aqua iridescent sequins at the bodice top and scalloped hip yoke. Bodice is boned all around for shape and support. Scattered sequins decorate the flatteringly gathered tulle above the waistline. Full, double-layer tulle skirt. Fully lined in taffeta. Metal CONMAR side zip with top hook&eye. Matching, rectangular tulle wrap. A sparkling dream of a dress.
Labels: Mollie Stone, Inc. New York
Fiber/Care: unknown, burn test suggests synthetic taffeta, nylon tulle, dry-clean only
Condition: As would be expected, some sequins and beads are loose and there are a few missing here and there. Does not detract from overall sparkle. There is a 3/4" split in the tulle outer layer near the bottom front of the skirt. It is completely lost in the folds and very difficult to find.
*This item came to us recently dry-cleaned. It is fresh and ready to wear.*
bust: 36"/91.5cm plus room for bust
bodice: 9"/22.5cm center front to waist
skirt length: 30"/76cm
hem sweep: lining is 118"/300cm, tulle is fuller
wrap: 19"/48.25cm wide x 59"/150cm long
Note: The earrings shown below coordinate nicely with this dress. They are available here.
(BDV SKU: 00024-001)
☞ Our items are not newly manufactured "vintage style" pieces. They are true vintage, at least 20 years old. Please read condition report provided above. ☜
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