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Ooh la la is right! This deadly vintage late 50s/early 60s wiggle dress is serious bombshell material. This sparkling cocktail dress is COVERED in glittering gold sequins from neckline to hem. It's made for the stage lights! Darts at the bust and double princess seams both front and back keep it curvy. It is fully lined with gold acetate, and closes up the back with an early nylon zipper. A must have dress for next year's festivals!


Bust: 35.5"
Waist: 25.5"
Hips: 37"
Length: 38.5" + 4" selvage if you wish to lower the hem.

Condition: Good Plus

This dress is solid and structurally sound - I have not had it cleaned because my dry cleaner won't "do" sequins. There is minor sequin loss at the top of the shoulder and edge of the underarms. There is some green patina to some of the sequins. This is primarily on the front of the bodice, near the shoulders, upper bust and scattered through the mid-section. Although this is noticeable up close, it doesn't show from much of any distance, because the sequins are so shiny, and it's a fairly small percentage of the dress overall. I find no other issues to note. Priced accordingly.

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Killer Vintage Late 1950s Gold Sequined Rockabilly Wiggle Dress by Gale Mitchell


  • Vintage item from the 1950s
  • Materials: acetate, sequins
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 4335 reviews
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