Original vintage 1950s black silk velvet cocktail dress.
The dress is beautifully draped in liquid silk velvet over a structured muslin bodice and underskirt. Cut with a straight across bandeau neckline featuring fine satiin straps and very fitted at the waist. The full skirt flares in a bell shape with the draping falling from the centre to meet a vertically draped hem with a satin rose corsage. Fully lined.
Fastening: metal zip back
Fabric: silk rayon velvet, satin and stiff muslin
Condition: in very good wearable condition, there is light overall wear. No marks or damage to note just slight pressing of velvet from storage. Dry cleaned and ready to wear.
As with most vintage items, this dress has been previously worn and is over 50 years old.
Size: Petite Small - Please check your measurements for fit. Bust 32" - 34" Waist: 25" Hips: free Skirt Length from waist: 22"
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.