1950s House of Worth Couture Red Roses Party Dress - New!

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$1,600.00 AUD
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SKU #6483


Size: Medium

Bust: 36 inches + 91.5 cm 

Waist up to: 28 inches + 71 cm

Hips: Free

Bodice Length From Outside Shoulder: 15 inches +  38 cm 

Total Length:  44 inches + 112 cm 



* Vintage 1950s couture silk dress

* Vibrant red and burgundy roses with green leaves

* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and very full skirt

* Sleeveless draped bodice with shelf bust 

* Insert black velvet sweetheart neckline

* Back metal zipper

* Fully lined in rayon fabric with stiffened gauze underskirt

* High-end finishing to inside seams with built in waist cincher

* Label reads "House of Worth" Paris Boutique Line

House of Worth

The House of Worth was a French house of high fashion that specialised in haute-couture, ready to wear clothes and perfumes. The historic fashion house was founded in 1858 by designer Charles Frederick Worth. It continued to operate under his descendants until 1956 when it was sold to Sydney Massin who based his operations in London, operating until 1967.



This amazing dress is in excellent vintage condition for its age and without flaws. It presents beautifully as can be seen, the fabric is strong and the colours are vibrant. A rare chance to own a piece of fashion history. Shown with a crinoline for presentation purposes and not included in the sale.  Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.

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