Vintage Early 1940s Embellished Blue Velvet Party Dress

Lightweight, soft silk velvet in the most beautiful shade of blue (more brilliant than the photos show).  Sequin trim on the bodice with gold embroidered flowers on the waist.  Ruched, puff sleeves.  Wide fitted waist with a slightly blouson bust.  Full, gathered skirt.  Attached back buckle cinch belt.  Bias cut fabric, so the dress hangs beautifully.  Unlined.  Side metal zipper.

    Label:  none
    Fabric:  Silk velvet 
    Circa:  Early 1940s

    BEST FITS:   M (see measurements)

    CONDITION:  Overall excellent.  The dress shows light, normal wear, with no issues to note.      
    Shoulders:  15" 
    Bust:  up to 38"  
    Waist:  up to 29"
    Hips:  up to 40"
    Bodice length:  15.5"   
    Skirt length:  23"
    Sleeve circumference:  12" at opening

  • CARE:
    Dry clean.  Contact us if you need more detailed care instructions.

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