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Vintage 1940s silk velvet dress


Original Vintage 1940s black silk velvet dress.
The dress has fine straps with a bandeau neckline and pleated organza bodice in pastel blue and pink. The waist is nipped in and asymmetrically cut with black silk velvet. The skirt is full with delicate gathers at the back. Trimmed with blue and pink silk flowers. Unlined.

Fabric: silk velvet and organza

Fastening: metal zip back

Label: unsigned

Age: 1940s

Colour: black pale pink and blue

Condition: good condition, slight wear to the velvet in places with crushing. 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: 54"

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This item 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 piece will be carefully packed, boxed and shipped free of charge to your chosen address.

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