1950s Brocade Dress

1950s Brocade Dress

SKU: W50009
£95.00Price

Original Vintage: Day dress to special occasion

 

Dating from: 1950’s

 

Label: Hand made

 

Measurements:

 

Side seam to side seam across bust doubled :38” (96.5 cm)

 

Waist 31” (79 cm) Hips are free

 

Length Back waist to hem 26” (66cm)

 

Underarm seam to side waist: 7 ½” (19cm)

 

Sleeve Length: 9” (23cm)

 

Sleeve opening: 10” (25.5 cm)

 

A Rock Follies Vintage Size: 14 (Petite fit short in body)

 

Please check our size guide for how to take your measurements.

 

Fabric: Crimson Red and Black Brocade with a silky sheen to the

red.

 

Style: Classic fitted bodice with two bust and waist darts to the

front. The skirt is sewn into the waistline with one inch (2.5cm) knife pleats which give a flare skirt with a hem that falls below the knee.

There is enough fabric in the dress the hem is 68” (173cm) to wear a petticoat if a fit and flare look is desired which we sell separately.

 

Features: The neckline is high with a soft V back and front

 

Closure: Nylon zip at the side waist (the original zip has been

replaced at some point as is would have been metal)

 

Ideal to wear for: Party’s and Vintage Events

 

Vintage Condition: Excellent Vintage Condition:

 

 

Vintage items are not new they date back to a particular era, some have survived in amazing condition, while others may show some

signs of age but we feel they still deserve to make it into our collection. Therefore we have listed our items into three Conditions:

 

Mint Vintage Condition: Means the item although Vintage is

unworn and good as the day it was made.

 

Excellent Vintage Condition: Means the item is in great shape for its age. (Most of our stock will fall into this category)

 

Flawed Vintage Condition: Means the item is wearable but does

have some repair, mark or damage. The flaws will be described.

 

Size
  • Care Instructions

    No care label as garment is pre 1966 we would recomend Dry clean or a gentle hand wash. 

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