Vintage 1950s Dress Black Wool w Velvet Rosella Moden Frankfurt German Fashion M


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This is a very stylish vintage dress made of black wool with black velvet neck piece.  The bodice of the dress has a diagonal cut flap that buttons from the right to the left side, very geometric.  The back skirt is gathered in pleats, which creates a very attractive draped fall.  It has below mid-forearm length dolman style sleeves that are decorated with two matching covered buttons at the cuff.  It has a constructed cut with an accented waistline that cinches with a matching belt.  There is a large pocket built into the right side.  The dress closes at the side with a metal zipper and is unlined. It has a mid-calf length

Age: 1950s

Label: Rosella Moden Frankfurt Am Main

Color: Black

Material:  Wool, nice weight, suitable for winter wear

Sizing: No size is indicated, but this should fit a medium size, someone with a “bombshell” figure - please rely on the following measurements for fit:

Shoulder and sleeve: 27” from edge of neckline to sleeve cuff

Bust: 38” around, taken under the arms, at the dart seams

Waist:  29” around, meant to be cinched with belt

Hips:  38”

Overall length: 48"

Condition:  It is in very good condition with no wear, tear, stains or odor.  This dress looks like it saw little use and was well stored over the years.

This is a wonderful example of 1950s German fashion - sophisticated style, gorgeous on the right figure, sure to be noticed!