Vintage 1950's/60's BROCADE Cocktail DRESS & JACKET

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  • Item Category: Textiles, Clothing & Accessories
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 31, 2010
  • Channel: Auction House
Very lovely vintage 1960's satiny gold brocade party/dinner/cocktail dress and jacket. Dress is sleeveless with an empire bust line. Figure flattering hourglass fitted waistline and wide pleat in the front. Zips up the back with a smooth functioning nylon zipper. Bolero jacket has 3/4 length sleeves and buttons up the front, it is fully lined. Fabric has a wonderful vintage look and feel and if not for the nylon zipper you would think this dress was much older. Label is from "Over Five Seven Shop-Tall" and size is approximately an X-Large-XX-Large. Approximate measurements are:
34" Waist
44" Hips
20 1/2" across front-pit to pit
19 1/2" across back-pit to pit
43 3/4" shoulder to hem
63" around hemline
JACKET (fully buttoned):
21" across front-pit to pit
21" across back-pit to pit
16" shoulder to hem
37" around hemline
A very lovely special occasion dress in very good vintage condition. Fabric is free from any flaws and t is no soiling. Lining in the jacket is beginning to sag a bit. Dress has been in storage for some time and will need to be dry cleaned prior to wearing.