Original vintage early 1950s New Look era grosgrain evening gown.
The dress has a striking asymmetric design with a large sculpted bow on one shoulder and a sweetheart neckline. The bodice is tightly fitted with no boning and nips in at the waist. A full circle forms the skirt with refined peplum curves over the hips.
Unlined and would have originally had a separate under dress with boned bodice with full tulle skirt.
Fastening: metal zip fastening to the centre back.
Fabric: fine grosgrain rayon taffeta
Label: no label present. Couture/ tailor made.
Condition: in good wearable condition, no marks or damage. No label. Dry cleaned and ready to wear. As with most vintage items, this dress has been previously worn and is over 50 years old.
Size: Medium Bust: 36" Waist: 28" Hips: free Length from shoulder to hem: 47" Bodice length from shoulder: 15"
This dress has been selected for it's design and quality in keeping with the Alexandra King aesthetic. Please note this is a vintage piece and has been pre-worn. Your dress will be carefully packed, boxed and shipped free of charge to your chosen address.