Late 1950 Early 1960s Lilac Embroidered Chiffon Party Dress - New!

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$238.00 USD
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SKU #1044

Measurements

Size: Small

Bust: 36 inches + 91 cm

Waist: 26 inches + 66 cm

Hips: free

Total Length back of dress form neck to hem : 42 inches + 107 cm

Waist to hem: 26 inches + 66 cm

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.

 

Description

* Late 1950s lavender chiffon dress with contrasting lilac embroidery

* Strapless bodice with pleating and shelf bust

* Extra wide skirt with embroidery panel

* Lilac satin tie and bow at back bodice

* Fully lined with stays at bodice for added structure

* Sheer matching shawl to drape various ways


Condition

This vintage dress has been carefully looked after and is in very good condition for its age free from major defects, wear or other damage.

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.


Notes

Beautiful dress with exquisite details. The embroidery is so lovely. Shown with a crinoline petticoat which is not included within the listing. Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.


Shop Policies

COVID-19

Unfortunately, the pandemic has resulted in a backlog of parcels worldwide. Our local Postal Service continues to operate at increased capacity and assures us that packages will arrive at their destination, albeit with a noticeably longer timeframe.

We now offer an alternate express delivery service via DHL for those of you who want your packages more expediently. This option is currently delivering packages within a seven-day timeframe from pick-up.

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 should this rare circumstance arise.


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 :)

Alterations
Obviously, as these are one- off pieces, the fit may not be quite what you need. To this end, we also offer an alteration service by professional seamstresses. Please shoot us an email outlining what you want and we will quickly respond with a quote and timeframe. Costs are kept to a minimum for this service.

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.