1950s Pink Roses Embroidered Black Satin Party Dress - New!
Size: Extra Small - Small
Bust: 32 inches + 81.28 cm
Waist: 25 inches + 63.50 cm
Total Length: 37 inches + 93.80 cm (underarm to hem)
(Please note this dress is reserved for someone very special and not available for sale at this time...thank you for understanding)
* Late 1950s black cocktail dress
* Black satin material with bands of embroidered black velvet
* Lovely pink rosebuds featured
* Strapless bodice with internal boning
* Beautiful full skirt
* Side metal zipper
* Label reads Carlye
Established in 1938, the Carlye Dress Corporation focused on designing fashion lines tailored exclusively for the younger woman. Its popularity saw the business grow to become one of the greatest junior wear industries within the US. A signature design element was the use of inserts and pin-tucking, a feature you often see in Carlye clothing. The business was taken over by the clothing manufacturing giant Leslie Fay in the mid 1960s and merged into their existing lines.
Although this dress is more than sixty years old, it has been carefully looked and is in excellent condition for its age. No significant flaws to note, the material is strong and vibrant and ready for another sixty years of wear! Shown with a crinoline and ribbon belt for demonstration purposes only and not included within this listing. Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this item.
This dress is within our selling stock. In the unlikely event that two buyers purchase this item concurrently, payment will be immediately refunded to the latter purchaser. We apologise in advance should this unlikely circumstance arise.
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