Early 1960s Blue Crepe Georgette Cocktail Dress - New!
Bust: 34 inches + 86 cm
Waist: 25 inches + 63.5 cm
Bodice Length from Outside Shoulder: 15 inches + 38 cm
Total Length from Outside Shoulder: 42 inches + 107 cm
Hem Length :1.5 inches + 3.5 cm
Zipper Length: 11 inches + 28 cm
Seam Allowance: 1 inches + 2.5 cm (per side)
Note: Measurements are taken from outside, flat and stretched from seam to seam. This is the maximum size allowable, so please consider individual fit and comfort.
* Late 1950s early 1960s blue crepe georgette dress
* Fabric design featured abstract patterns in turquoise, blue and black
* Classic silhouette with a fitted waist and wide skirt
* Bodice is sleeveless with diagonal straps that are twisted at bodice
* Diagonal draping commences from the twisted area and descends to waist
* Skirt is full and is lightly sunray pleated
* Turquoise underskirt is also pleated ( as seen in 3rd last photograph)
* Low scooped back with metal zipper
* Fully lined in satin
* Unlabelled but looks commercially made
No notable flaws that I can see, the exterior is in fabulous condition for its age. The only thing worth highlighting is that the previous owner has torn the lining seam (as shown in the penultimate photograph). This does not affect the turquoise crepe underskirt or the top fabric layer. I would think that this was to be able to accommodate a full petticoat, as I have done, as the skirt lining was straight without fullness. The lining could be cut out completely from the waist if desired.
Please note that these are vintage items that have been used and loved over the years, As such, they may display slight evidence of their age. Any notable flaws above and beyond this will be highlighted here.
Stunning piece with an amazing bodice drape. Belt shown for demonstration purposes only. Please drop us a line if you require additional information about this listing.
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