Copper and gold silk 1960s evening dress
1960s Vintage Silk Copper & Gold Striped Sharkskin Cocktail Dress
1960s Vintage Silk Copper & Gold Striped Sharkskin Cocktail Dress
1960s Vintage Silk Copper & Gold Striped Sharkskin Cocktail Dress
1960s Vintage Silk Copper & Gold Striped Sharkskin Cocktail Dress

1960s Vintage Silk Copper & Gold Striped Sharkskin Cocktail Dress

Regular price £50.00
Petite Alert - Perfect colour for Autumn Fall - this beautiful copper bronze with gold lurex raw silk, sleeveless cocktail dress is so gorgeous.
  • Early 60s - most of the stuff from this particular lady is around the 61 period.
  • Simple, elegant and stylish with a slimline bow at the front, finishing of the bodice pleat. The gold and grey are woven as part of the fabric - it's a stunner. The copper part of the fabric has a sheen when catching the light.
  • Metal zipper, no maker's label but looks hand stitched.
  • Fully lined.
Measures when laid flat edge to edge max:
  • 36" bust best fit 34"
  • 13 1/2" shoulders
  • 28" waist
  • 38" hips
  • 51" length
Condition - superb. The quality is just fabulous. This came from a massive estate Georgian mansion house in the South West of England. I suspect this was specifically tailor-made for the lady of the house.
SIZING

Vintage sizing is very different to modern day sizes, they usually are at least 2 sizes smaller depending on the era of manufacture. So to ensure a good fit please go by the measurements provided. I measure the garment laid flat edge to absolute edge then double, which give the maximum, you will need to measure your own clothes to compare sizing

CONDITION CHART

All items will be sold 'As Is'. Most items are either; dry cleaned,steam cleaned, hand washed or put through the washer unless they arrive in good order or are too old and fragile or otherwise noted.

If they're likely to have attracted a moth then they go straight in the freezer for a few days to kill eggs, this is especially so with fur.

We describe these items to the best of our ability. We check each item carefully and will try to list any notable flaws. These are vintage items and wear consistent with age is normal and should be expected.

Items may be larger or smaller than my mannequin or model and may be clipped or pinned to show fit.

1. PRISTINE :

In our opinion vintage garment possibly in original packaging, never used. – mint condition as new and may have original labels or in original packaging These items will not be unpacked or washed as it would compromise their originality, therefore they may have fading, staining or other issues from years of storage.

2. EXCELLENT:

The item has been worn but is in a perfect or near perfect vintage condition.

3. VERY GOOD :

Worn, with some general, but minimal signs of wear.

4. GOOD :

Will show signs of wear possibly needing a small repair or missing a button.

5. WORN :

Well worn with signs of wear such as a tear, several missing buttons or areas of staining.

6. POOR :

Not fit for wear, but a useful item for research or display.


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