Pink Brocade Scalloped Edge Gown
Original Vintage: Special occasion satin brocade handmade gown, with scalloped cover buttoned edge with gathered panel at centre back.
Dating from: late 1950’s early 1960s
Label: Expertly handmade gown no label
Side seam to side seam across bust 34” (86cm)
Side seam to side seam across waist: 26” (66cm)
Side seam to side seam across bust hips: Hips are free (44” plus due to gathered panel at back)
Length from back neckline to waist: 13 ½” (34cm)
Length from centre front neckline to waist: 12” (30.5cm)
Sleeve Length from neck including shoulder to sleeve hem: 21”
Sleeve width at sleeve hem: 10”(25cm)
Length from waist to hem: 25.5(65cm)”
Length from back neck to hem:” 38 ¾” (98.5cm)
A Rock Follies Vintage Size: 10
Please check our size guide for how to take your measurements.
Fabric: Satin brocade pale pink back ground with a rose pink floral embroidered design with a sheen to the brocade a quality fabric mid weight.
Style: A special occasion dress in mint condition, probably made for a bridal event and may have been worn for a few hours only or not at all as there is no sign of wear.
Features: This beautiful dress has been made expertly with stunning quality fabric, the seams and hem are wide and therefore it could be let out. The finish to this the dress is to a very high standard. Each buttonhole has been self-bound, the seams have all been turned and stitched. The buttons have been covered in a bright red silk and also have a backing tape. The waist seam has been piped in the same bright red silk as the buttons.. Theren is a flatering boat neckline, the sleeves are made from the bodice panels and have a ballet gusset under the arm. The bodice has waist darts front and back and the front skirt panels have been pleated onto the bodice. At the back the two skirt panels are cleverly cut with a flat yoke from the waist which has gathered panels which fall into fullness below the knee.
Closure: Button down front with hooks and eyes and studs.
Ideal to wear for: Special Occasion
Vintage Condition: Mint 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.
No care label in garment as it is pre 1966
We would sugest dry cleaning
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