60s Paisley Brocade Bombshell Dress / Mad Men Dress
Vintage 60s teal brocade party dress. A lovely bombshell wiggle dress made in a festive blue and green paisley brocade. The dress has a scooped neck and back. The bodice is two attached pieces. The layer closest to the skin is made of a green satin and is attached underneath the bust to the waist of the skirt. It has both side bust darts and vertical darts. The top portion of the bodice is attached at the neck and shoulders and has side bust darts. The back of overlay closes with snaps and hooks. The dress has nipped waist, wide waist band, a back kick pleat, and a full back metal zipper. It is a stunning dress from a very glamorous era.
Item: 60s Brocade Party Dress
Material: no tag, polyester or silk brocade, would recommend dry cleaning when necessary
Size: no tag, please refer to measurements for size (xs - small)
Color(s): Green, blue
Measurements: Taken with the garment lying flat, please double bust, waist and hips.
*This dress could not be closed completely on my dress form and is shown with a close-pin holding the garment together so that you may see how the back of the dress presents. There is no give in the material so please allow a few inches wiggle room*
Bust: 15" (taken at lining)
Length from shoulder to hem: 37.5"
Length from shoulder to waist: 15"
Back Width: 15" (taken just below shoulder strap)
Condition: Vintage - Very good, there is one small stain on the satin layer (lining) of the bodice which cannot be seen with the overlay.
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"