S VTG 1950s 50s Red Black Formal Dress Elegant Evening Holiday Party Hourglass. This dress is just gorgeous! The textile is heavy weight faille in bright red with a flocked velvet design in black.
Low cut scoop neck, dolman sleeves, fitted waist and very full skirt. Attached at each side of the waist there are wide pieces of gathered black taffeta that tie in the back.
Very well made with lovely details like pattern matching, bra strap attachments, etc. There are a few small issues to note. The taffeta strips have numerous holes throughout, especially toward the tips.
There are some stains on the back of the skirt, they hide well within the gathers. These issues are not obvious when worn, dress presents beautifully. Small Please Check Measurements to be Sure!Robert Rosenfeld, Julius Garfinckel & Co. Cost is based on total weight.
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Poor- Item is not wearable and could only be used for repurposing or a pattern. The item "S VTG 1950s 50s Red Black Formal Dress Elegant Evening Holiday Party Hourglass" is in sale since Monday, June 5, 2017.This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage\Women's Vintage Clothing\Dresses". The seller is "styleandsalvage" and is located in Lake Junaluska, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.