Original vintage mid 1950s Black velvet and lace cocktail dress.
The dress features a silk velvet fitted bodice with sweetheart neckline. The full bell skirt is made up of many layers of fine scalloped lace and is supported by a stiff underskirt in matching black.
Fastening: metal zip fastening to the centre back.
Fabric: silk velvet with a very fine Chantilly style lace. Lined in rayon and stiff underskirt.
Label: no label present. Professionally made
Condition: in good wearable condition, The velvet has some press marks that show in some lights around the waist. Dry cleaned and ready to wear. As with most vintage items, this dress has been previously worn and is over 50 years old.
Size: Small Bust: 34" Waist: 26" Hips: free Length from shoulder: 41" 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.