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Beautiful and rare 1950's Suzanne-Augustine raised red velvet roses on a black silk satin cocktail dress. Photographed with and without a crinoline to show skirt. Rounded neckline with very slightly cap shoulders. Tailored bust and waist. Wide pleats at the side waist, front and back. Hidden side pockets. Bodice is fully lined and completely finished with a black silk satin, skirt is lined with a black silk organza (see last close-up). Back metal zipper. Label reads, "Suzanne of Suzanne-Augustine." Suzanne Augustine, an American designer, created beautiful and tasteful high-end clothing, sold at upscale department stores like Bergdorf Goodman. [crinoline not included]

Condition: Excellent. Clean, no holes, stains or wear, looks hardly worn. Satin is very well cared for, no issues.

Bust: 41 1/2"
Waist: 28"
Hips: @50"
Width Between Shoulder Edges: 19 1/2"
Length: 44"
Skirt Length: 27"/27 1/2"
Across Back: 19 1/2"

Item: 5S817


Normally layaway requires 1/3 down and a set number of payments over a 1 to 2 month period. However, contact us and we can work with you to create a payment plan that suits your needs. Choose "other" at checkout.


DOMESTIC: Shipped either Priority Mail/First Class or FedEx with tracking and insurance.

INTERNATIONAL: Express International insured is the quote listed. We ship either Express International or Priority International, both offer insurance, and we will ship First Class to certain countries. Priority International uninsured quote $27.00-43.00; First Class quote $15.00-$27.00.

Orders are packed with care and usually ship within the next business day.


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Typically the outside measurements of the item laid flat, with the exception of an interior bust and waist measurement for items with linings or made with thick fabric.

Vintage 1950's Designer Suzanne-Augustine Silk Satin and Velvet Roses Cocktail Dress, 50's


  • Vintage item from the 1950s
  • Materials: silk satin, velvet, silk organza, black silk, red roses
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 70 reviews
  • Favorited by: 55 people