• 1950s Designer Suzy Perette Silk Satin Party Dress - New !
  • 1950s Designer Suzy Perette Silk Satin Party Dress - New !
  • 1950s Designer Suzy Perette Silk Satin Party Dress - New !
  • 1950s Designer Suzy Perette Silk Satin Party Dress - New !
  • 1950s Designer Suzy Perette Silk Satin Party Dress - New !
  • 1950s Designer Suzy Perette Silk Satin Party Dress - New !
  • 1950s Designer Suzy Perette Silk Satin Party Dress - New !

1950s Designer Suzy Perette Silk Satin Party Dress - New !

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Measurements

Size: Medium - Large

Bust: 38 inches + 96.5 cm 

Waist: 28 - 29 inches + 71 - 74 cm

Hips: Free

Bodice Length From Outside Shoulder: 17 inches + 43 cm

Total Length:  46 inches + 117 cm 

 

Description

* Vintage 1950s silver silk satin cocktail dress

* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and full skirt

* Sleeveless bodice with sweetheart neckline and straps

* Skirt is tiered front and back with large sculptured self bow at centre

* Low back with metal zipper

* Bodice has pelon lining and boning for support

* Skirt has white tulle and ivory silk taffeta in-built petticoats.

* Designer label reads Suzy Perette

 

Suzy Perette

The Suzy Perette label was a registered trademark of Lombardy Dress (founded as Lombardy Frocks in 1930) and registered in 1954. A sister label to Suzy Perette was the Gigi Young Fashions label (late fifties to 1966). This label followed the same successful style formula of Suzy Perette but as a less expensive line.

Suzy Perette was greatly influenced by Parisian fashions, with the silhouette of cinched waist and full skirt extremely popular in the early fifties. In fact, the Suzy Perette label acquired the right to incorporate Christian Dior's designs into their own product range- and this dress is a wonderful example!

 

Condition 

This beautiful dress is in great vintage condition for its age without major blemish. Perhaps a couple of scuffs but hardly noticeable. The silhouette is an iconic one for this label but in a rare colour and fabric combination. And a hard to find larger size. Shown with a crinoline for presentation purposes only.  Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.

 

Shop Policies

Availability
This item 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 if this rare circumstance arises.


Postage
We make every effort to post your item within 1-3 days of payment. Should a circumstance arise where we are unable to post within this timeframe (eg we are away at a fair) we will contact you immediately. Please note that our postage charges are based on standard international and domestic air packages - all with tracking. If you want to upgrade to express postage or require insurance, please contact us prior to checkout and we will adjust the rates accordingly.

LayBys/Layaways
Yes we do offer flexible layby/layaway options and are open to negotiation as to the time period. Obviously, the more expensive the item the longer the time you will have to finalise payment. Contact us to see how accommodating we can be :)

Special Orders
If you are looking for something that you don't currently find in our shop - let us know we may be able to help you with a special listing!

Photography
Our photos are taken with a mix of studio and ambient lighting. Whilst we take care with the colour balance of our photos, individual computer monitors register colours differently depending on their calibration. If you want the exact colour shade drop us a line and we will give you the Universal Pantone colours that match the item.