Vintage B&W velvet Betsey Johnson cocktail dress, NWT!
- Source: eBay
I'm auctioning off a gorgeous black velvet vintage Betsey Johnson dress with a white design. This is actually vintage Betsey, with a "face" label that I believe dates it to the mid-80's. I bought it on eBay a few years ago when I was looking for a summer Betsey Johnson dress, and it would have been perfect if I was maybe a half cup size bigger or I found the right bra. Well, I haven't yet, and I need the closet space, so I'm selling it. My loss is your gain--take a look:The measurements are approximately as follows: the bust is ~27", but it's elasticized and gatd, so it can stretch quite a bit (I have a 36" bust and it fits me). The hips/butt are ~36" at the widest point, but t's also some stretch The dress measures 24 5/8" down the back and the side seam is 26 1/4." Each halter strap is 12-12.5" long (they're trapezoidal), and the two join behind the neck with a shiny black faceted button, about .75" in diameter. The care tag reads:
HAND WASH COLD
DO NOT WRING
OR DRY CLEAN
COOL IRON ON
MADE IN U.S.A.
As you can see, this dress still has its paper tags which say "ARTICLE # F9546" and "COLOR-SIZE S." T is a barcode that reads "909546000," a second that reads "B/W2" and the price ($110, but that's in 1980 dollars--it would probably ... read more