RESERVED Vintage 1950s Black Chantilly Lace Couture Cocktail Dress
Original vintage 1950s couture cocktail dress in lace and draped silk jersey.
This beautifully designed and made dress is created in the finest fabrics. Cut with a sweeping neckline, lower at the back with hand draped pleating under the bust and over the waist. Inside the dress is boned and lined in muslin. The very full tiered skirt flares from the asymmetric waist in two layers of delicate Chantilly lace lined with silk organza and tulle. Lined in rayon.
Style with kitten heels and simple accessories. The dress deserves all the attention.
Fastening: metal zip back
Fabric: silk crepe jersey with Chantilly lace, silk organza and tulle. Rayon lining
Label: sadly no label found except an ILGWU American made label. The construction and design are too good not be a designer.
Colour: Black and white
Condition: in good wearable condition. Repairs to the lace to one side and a couple of places at the hem. Cleaned and ready to wear. As with most vintage items please note this dress has been previously worn and is over 50 years old.
Size: Small - Please check measurements before purchase Bust: 34" Waist: 26" Hips: free Length from shoulder: 42"
This dress has been selected for its 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 free of charge.