50s Sheer Rockabilly Dress
Vintage 50s Rockabilly Dress
This is a lovely sheer dress from the 50s that can be worn during the day or evening depending on accessories. There are no tags on this dress but it does appear to be professionally made. The dress has a "v" neck front and scooped back, a pleated bust, and form fitting corset style waist. The skirt is pleated on the front and full cut. There is a metal back zipper and cap sleeves. The dress has loops for a belt but the belt or sash/tie is missing.
Item: 50s Sheer Day Dress
Material: No tag, lightweight and looks like a raw silk or linen but is most likely a man-made material.
Measurements: Taken with the garment lying flat, please double bust, waist and hips. Please leave plenty of wiggle room since there is no give to the material.
Length (shoulder to hem): 45"
Length (shoulder to top of corset waist take at the side): 12"
Length (shoulder to bottom of corset waist taken at the side): 18"
Back Width: 17"
Cap Sleeve: 3"
Condition: Vintage - Very good. There are two very light vertical streaks on the back of the left shoulder and a seam on one shoulder has been restitched.
Photographed on a dress form with the following measurements, Bust 35 1/2", Waist 25 1/2", Hips 35 3/4", Rib cage 29 1/2".
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