Details about VINTAGE 30s SILK CREPE DRESS WEDDING BALLGOWN GODDESS 20s ART DECO 40sSee original listing
“Mint condition ~ Absolutely Exquisite vintage 1930s Floral Crepe Dress / Ballgown / Wedding Dress...”
19 May, 2014 17:33:42 BST
Ivybridge, United Kingdom
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|Seller notes:||“Mint condition ~ Absolutely Exquisite vintage 1930s Floral Crepe Dress / Ballgown / Wedding Dress...”|
|Decade:||1930s||Exact Material:||No label/Very High Quality Silky Crepe, poss Silk|
|Look:||Art Deco||Exact Colour:||Floral Print in Pinks, Reds, Purples, Blues...|
|Size:||S / M (6 -14)||UK Size:||UK 6 - 14 ~ estimated ~ so please see measurements|
|Main Colour:||Multis||European Size:||EURO 34 - 42 ~ estimated ~ please see measurements|
|Vintage Type:||True Vintage||US Size:||US 2 - 12 ~ estimated ~ please see measurements|
|Material:||Silk Blend||Due to bias cut, dress may:||fit various sizes ~ pls see measurements|
~ A DRESS TO FALL IN LOVE IN ~
ABSOLUTELY BEYOND BEAUTIFUL
Old Hollywood Glamour
The Most Gorgeous True Vintage 1930s Floral Crepe Dress
Special Occasion ~ Daytime ~ or ~ Evening
Wedding ~ Red Carpet
SO GORGEOUS, COULD BE WORN AS A WEDDING DRESS
EXQUISITE & BREATHTAKING
ELEGANT ~ BEAUTIFUL ~ & SO ROMANTIC
Original 1930s VINTAGE
STUNNING FLORAL PRINT
BALLGOWN ~ WEDDING / BRIDESMAID'S DRESS
With Stunning Detailing & Such Beautiful Styling
Ideal for Wedding or Red Carpet event or Special Occasion
~ 1930s ~ Vamp ~ Art Deco ~ Elegant ~ Romance ~ Wedding ~ Art Nouveau ~ La Belle Epoque ~ 1920s ~ Flapper ~ Bright Young Things ~ Old Hollywood ~ Starlet ~ Hour Glass ~ Glamour ~ Goddess ~ Bohemian ~ English High Tea ~ Edwardian ~ Country House Party ~ Stately Home ~ Debutante ~ Red Carpet ~ Mistress ~ Siren ~ Beauty ~ Lover...
SUMMER ART DECO GODDESS
WEARABLE ART ~ UNIQUE & ONE OFF
♥ DESCRIPTION: A ONE OF A KIND and such a rare find ~ especially in this immaculate mint condition...exquisitely STUNNING light, soft crepe, original vintage 1930s, bias cut, maxi wedding/evening dress or ballgown in the most beautiful summery floral print ~ with such elegant & beautiful styling and fabulous tailoring ~ and with so many delightful touches which make this dress THE MOST divine you could ever imagine!
Featuring a loosely gathered/draped v-neckline ~ unusual oblong fabric covered 'ring' just below the neckline, which serves to gather the floral crepe fabric so that bust area is given a lovely shape and very pretty neckline is created ~ curved seaming over the bust ~ and arched seaming over the top of the hips ~ this seaming drops down into a point below the waist enhancing the beautiful, body-skimming, hour-glass, bias cut silhouette ~ very lovely long, floaty silky crepe skirt which skims the hips and flares out towards the hemline, quite fishtail in appearance, and very flattering ~ there is a short split vent at front hem for easy of movement, and show you can show off pretty shoes! ~ The sleeves are beautifully made ~ lightly padded/stiffened short sleeves, which cap the top of the shoulder & top of the arm in a very structured and beautifully flattering way. ~
The back of this dress is just so stunning also ~ with a very long row of floral crepe covered buttons down the center for fastening through divine little loops ~ waist seam concealed by a matching floral crepe waist sash, which reaches around to the back & ties in a bow, and which helps with getting a perfect fit ~ & the beautiful, flowing, long skirt, which drapes down into a small train at the back, which just skims the floor ~ this small train is often seen in dresses in films from the Golden Age of 1930s Old Hollywood...DIVINE!!!!
Lovely to wear as a guest at a special wedding ~ and ABSOLUTELY ideal for your wedding day, as a bridal dress...beyond beautiful ~ or a bridesmaid's dress ~ would be perfect for a 1920s/30s or even 40s themed wedding...or for any event or occasion when you want to look like a HOLLYWOOD GODDESS! Very red carpet glamour...& so incredibly unusual in this fabulous floral print!!
There is no fabric label ~ fabric looks & feels like a very high quality crepe, perhaps silk crepe ~ it is so soft & light & floaty which feels amazing against your skin and moves beautifully as you move, walk, dance...
Mint condition in every way ~ absolutely stunning condition for nearly 100 years old!!!
Please see measurements at the end of this listing...This dress can be easily altered to fit by a seamstress if required...
♥ SIZE: There is no size label in this dress ~ the sizes given below are estimated based on the measurements ~ so please see measurements below to be sure of fit...Please bear in mind that this dress could be easily adapted to fit by a seamstress if required...xxx
UK 6 - 14 ~ estimated ~ Please see measurements below.
EURO 34 - 42 ~ estimated ~ Please see measurements below.
US 2/4 - 10/12 ~ estimated ~ Please see measurements below.
Some items do not carry a full range of international sizes in the label so i use an internet international size conversion site to translate UK sizes into EURO and US sizes ~ the site has proved very accurate, however if you are unsure please check sizes for yourself.
♥ MEASUREMENTS: Please bear in mind that this dress could be easily adapted to fit by a seamstress if required...xxx
PLEASE NOTE THAT BELOW ARE APPROX MAXIMUM MEASUREMENTS ~ IF YOU ARE A BIT SMALLER THAN THESE MEASUREMENTS DRESS WILL STILL FIT, IT WILL JUST BE LESS FITTED ~ and remember sash can be tied tighter at waist for best fit.
Bust ~ armpit to armpit ~ across front ~ approx: UP TO 19 - 20"
Waist ~ with waist sash untied ~ approx: UP TO 17 1/4" ~ please bear in mind that you can tie the waist as tight as you wish with the waist sash.
Hips ~ approx: UP TO 18 - 19" ~ maybe a bit more due to the bias cut. This is a bias cut dress which is a very forgiving style size wise and will stretch in the tailoring to accommodate, so you might get a little bit more room if you need it.
Sleeve Length ~ taken from shoulder ~ down TOP of sleeve to end ~ approx: 10 1/2"
Length ~ taken from neckline ~ down back of dress to bottom of hem ~ approx: 64"
All measurements are taken with the garment pulled a bit to flatten ~ and please be aware that there is inevitably a slight discrepancy in the ways different people measure ~ so all measurements are approximate and please give or take about a 1/4 inch or so either way.
Any QUESTIONS please ask!
LASTLY, IN TWO WORDS........INCREDIBLY BEAUTIFUL! xxx
THEATRE of FASHION
20th Century Vintage & Contempory
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