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07 Sep, 2014 14:59:17 BST
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Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom
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|Seller notes:||“See description for full details.”|
|Size:||M (12-14)||Chest Size:||39|
|Main Colour:||Ivory||Waist Size:||29|
|Vintage Type:||True Vintage||Shoulder to Hem:||21|
Vintage Edwardian / 1920s Style Corded Lace Wedding Dress
Absolutely stunning two piece Edwardian / 1920s style wedding dress in beautiful ivory corded / Alencon lace.
Bodice has a silky sweetheart neck under layer with a full lace overlay.
Full length lace sleeves. Scalloped hem and cuffs.
Lace covered buttons fastening all the way down the back - you'll look gorgeous from behind walking down the aisle!
Stunning straight / column / sheath, high-waisted skirt.
Fastens to the side with a zip and button, fully-lined.
Graduated scalloped hem - lower at the back than the front to show off your beautiful wedding shoes!
An exquisite and timelessly elegant dress - simple perfect for a bride after classic vintage style.
I can imagine it looking gorgeous for all seasons; with a snuggly fur bolero over the top, with spring flowers in your hair and a full length veil or with a rich autumnal bouquet.
Made in New Zealand for Ballantynes, Christchurch and Timaru.
No size label. Believed to be from around the 1970s but with a much more 1920s vibe.
Measurements when laid flat:
Underarm to underarm - 19.5 inches • Length of sleeve (shoulder seam to cuff) - 23 inches • Width at top of arm - 6.5 inches • Length from back of neck to hem - 21 inches
Skirt waist - 14.5 inches across • Hips - 20 inches across • Length at front of skirt - 34 inches • Length at back of skirt - 43 inches • Opening at skirt hem - 21 inches across.
This dress could very easily be altered to fit someone smaller. This dress has been pinned to the model to show a tailored fit.
Excellent vintage condition. No tears or holes in the lace. 4 or 5 very small pale brown spots on the dress.
It has been in storage for a while so the new owner may with to gentle hand wash / sponge this dress in cool water and dry flat before wearing.
Any questions please ask!
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