Tadashi Shoji Black Velvet Sweetheart Dress
Tadashi Shoji Black Velvet Sweetheart Dress

80s Tadashi Shoji Black Velvet Sweetheart Dress

Regular price $ 475

Vintage Tadashi Black Velvet Strapless Sweetheart Dress.
Amazing bodycon black velvet evening dress by designer Tadashi Shoji and made for Saks Fifth Avenue. This beautiful cocktail dress is NOS (new old stock) and has its original tags attached. The dress has a sweetheart neckline, princess seams with boning to the waist, a from fitting bodycon cut, and is fully lined. The dress has a full back invisible zipper. The double layered ruffled hem of this party dress is made of sheer pleated organza with large rosettes. Each rosette is individually attached to the dress and has a white rhinestone center. This is an absolutely stunning dress with timeless appeal. It is in wonderful condition having never been worn and stored for close to 40 years. That being said, there is a small amount of crushing to the velvet on the front and the rosettes will need to be pressed flat. 

Item: Vintage Tadashi Shoji Black Velvet Sweetheart Dress
Material: Rayon, velvet/organza
Size: Size 6
Color(s): Black
Maker: Tadashi for Saks Fifth Avenue

Measurements: Taken with the garment lying flat, please double bust, waist and hips.

Bust: 15"
Waist: 12.5"
Hips: 16"
Length: Taken at the side - 22" to end of velvet, 29" to end of organza ruffle.
Back Width (taken under the arms): 17.5" 

Condition: Very good, NOS with original tags attached. Some sight crushing to the velvet and rosettes will need to be pressed flat. 

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"
Tadashi Shoji Black Velvet Sweetheart Dress
Tadashi Shoji Black Velvet Sweetheart Dress
Tadashi Shoji Black Velvet Sweetheart Dress
Tadashi Shoji Black Velvet Sweetheart Dress
Tadashi Shoji Black Velvet Sweetheart Dress
Tadashi Shoji Black Velvet Sweetheart Dress
Tadashi Shoji Black Velvet Sweetheart Dress
Tadashi Shoji Black Velvet Sweetheart Dress