Vintage 1950s Black Crepe Cocktail Wiggle Dress with Taffeta Waist & Bow Sz S M
Brand Poppy's Vintage Clothing
This is a sophisticated vintage cocktail “wiggle” dress dating to the late 1950s, possibly early 60s. The dress has a V shaped neckline with a looped bodice that seemingly holds a taffeta bow. It has a taffeta banded waist, the taffeta gathered in tight pleats. The sleeves are in a below the elbow length raglan style and the back of the dress closes with a metal zipper. The dress is made in a below the knee length.
Label: No label, but this is a manufactured dress, and certainly made by a quality manufacturer
Material: No content label, but a crepe fabric, either silk or a good quality wood rayon.
Sizing: No size is indicated, but this should fit a small to medium size - please rely on the following measurements for fit, taken from the exterior:
Sleeves: 19 1/2” long from the neck opening
Bust: 35” around, taken under the arms
Waist: 25” around
Overall length: 41“, measured flat
Condition: This dress is in very good condition with no wear, tear, stains or odors. It looks like this it saw little use and was very well kept over the years.
This is a wonderful cocktail party dress - beautifully styled, sophisticated fashion!