Vintage 1980s Beaded Sequinned Silk Dress Black & White Elegance Paris Size L XL
Brand Poppy's Vintage Clothing
This is an 80s era beaded and sequinned silk dress made by Elegance Paris. It has large shoulder pads, a scoop neckline, long sleeves and is made in a short length with a 3 1/2” slit at either bottom side. It has a short slit opening at the upper back that closes with a button and loop. It is fully lined in black 100% polyester.
Label: Elegance Paris. Founded in 1954, it appears to be primarily a European brand
Material: 100% silk shell / 100% polyester lining
Sizing: The size label reads French 44, which should be equivalent to a US 14, and although this should fit a large to XL size, please rely on the following measurements for fit (please measure your body or a similar garment that you might own for comparison):
Shoulders: 17 1/2” across, from shoulder/sleeve seam to shoulder/sleeve seam
Sleeves 24 1/2” from the shoulder/sleeve seam
Sleeve inseam: 17 3/4”
Bust: 42” around, taken under the arms
Waist: 42” around
Overall length: 30 1/2“, measured flat
Condition: It is in very good condition with no wear, tear, stains, missing beads/sequins or odour.
This is a wonderful dress - easy to wear, beautiful beading in a classy look!