Vintage 40's Black & Apple Green Lace Evening Dress L
A vintage dress from the 1940's.
Black velvet bodice with padded shoulders with gathers.
Collar can be worn up on the neck or rolled back.
Dolman cut, soft fitting short sleeves.
Accented down the center with matching fabric buttons covered in lace.
Fitted waistline with circular buckle, matching belt.
Slightly full,tea length swing skirting in black lace over pale apple green taffeta.
Side seam metal zipper + Buckle is metal backed with hooking clasp.
By: Unknown - Looks professionally made
+ String in collar might have been from original hangtag.
Fabric Velvet + Acetate - Rayon
Size is not marked - Measures around a modern size large
M E A S U R E M E N T S
Bust: 39 1/2 inches
Waist: Dress 30 inches - Belt 31 inches
Hips: 54 inches
Shoulder to waist: 15 inches
Waist to hem: 33 1/2 inches
C O N D I T I O N
Excellent vintage condition
No visible signs of wear - No holes, tears, stains or fade
No breaks in the lace that I can find.
String attached inside collar is not visible when worn - Can be removed
Some of the velvet along the shoulders will need a
lift from hanging flat for so many years