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A vintage 1950s party dress in gorgeous lipstick red taffeta with gimp trim-covered velvet bands at the waist and tops of shoulders, and a big velvet bow in the back! Dress has plunging front and back necklines, a full skirt, and comes with the matching fabric belt and a separate red mesh crinoline.

*label: n/a
*dress is taffeta and velvet
*center back metal Green zipper; hook closure at top of zipper; plunging front and back neckline; gathers at front shoulders; piping around neckline and armholes; darts at bodice; threaded belt loops; matching fabric belt; basque waistline; full, gathered skirt; comes with separate tie-on red mesh crinoline
*dress is unlined
*one tiny fade mark to the front right side of skirt--see pic
*excellent condition overall, with no other stains, and no holes or tears

No size tag, although back of belt is marked 14; dress measures like a US women's S. Measurements:
*38" / 96.5 cm bust
*28" / 71.25 cm waist (measurement taken where the belt sits, above the basque-shaped waistband)
*free hips
*18 1/2" / 47.25 cm top center shoulder seam to center waistband
*armholes measure 15" / 38.25 cm in circumference
*44 1/2" / 113.25 cm top center shoulder seam to bottom hem
*dress skirt has 7/8" / 2.25 cm hemmed

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1950s Red Dress | Russian Red | Taffeta Dress | 50s Party Dress | Small S


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  • Vintage item from the 1950s
  • Materials: taffeta, velvet, gimp trim, metal zipper, metal hook closure, fabric and metal belt, mesh crinoline
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 2649 reviews
  • Favorited by: 90 people