Vintage 1960s Dress Red Velvet Valentines Day Size Small Medium


Brand Poppy's Vintage Clothing

This is a vintage 1960s dress made in a bright red cotton velvet fabric. It is made with a high scoop neckline, elbow length sleeves and a defined waistline.  The skirt of the dress is gathered in tucks at the sides under the waist seam so that the skirt falls in drapes in a to-the-knee length.   It does up with a nylo zipper at the back.  The dress is unlined.  The lines of the dress are simple and classic, very easy to wear.

Age: 1960s

Label: None, but expertly made 

Color: Red in a deep bright colour, a little to the cherry tone, very attractive

Material: Excellent quality velvet

Sizing: No size is indicated, but it should fit a medium size - please rely on the following measurements for fit:

Shoulders:  15” across seam-to-seam

Sleeves:  15 1/2” long

Sleeve Inseam:  10 1/2”

Bust: 34” around, taken under the arms

Waist: 25” around

Hips:  36”-37” around

Hemline:  58” around

Overall length: 39"

Condition: It is in very good condition, very clean with no wear, tear, marks to the velvet, soiling or staining, ready to wear. 

This is a timeless dress, lovely quality velvet - excellent dress for Valentine’s Day!