A French Noir - Vintage 1930s 1940s WW2 Dark Blue Silk Velvet Evening Dance Dress - 6/8

$225.00

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Item details

Vintage from the 1930s

Item details

Size

6 US women's numeric

Circa: 1940s WW2

Luxurious silk velvet party dress in a Dark Deep Midnight Blue. In the light it will become more jewel blue. Draping and twisted at the neck, all offset with a massive pot metal blue and pave rhinestone attached brooch. Can be removed but it's a delight when the light hits it. A comfy little evening dress with matching belt that AnneJulie had a hard time dressing out of it. Side zipper

*accessories are not included but available separately, including the giggling Meryl *

Label: Unmarked

Fabric: silk velvet

Condition: a Most Excellent Vintage Condition. * the bejeweled attached pot metal pin is missing one stone and some of the pave rhinestones are yellowed as seen in the close ups. The belt has velvet loss on the very edges as seen in the close ups from age and use which is typical. Replacement with a same era buckle is suggested though it is still functioning. Buttons have some velvet loss too*

Measurements: would fit a modern size: 6/8

Bust: 36"

Waist: 29"

Hips: 40

Shoulder: 13.5"

Shoulder to Waist: 17"

Sleeves: 13"

Length: 46"

IMPORTANT INFORMATION PLEASE READ!
We are more than happy to answer all inquires about your Vintage garment. We do not negotiate the pricing on items. We do offer layaway for 30 and 60 day Drop us a line if you are looking for something that you don't currently find in our store, we would love to accommodate you with a listing. All items are FINAL SALE. We provide measurements for you to check against your own measurements and all condition issues to help you make a sound decision. Completing a sale here will constitute your agreement to the 'Final Sale' policy. We do not accept returns so please make sure you have confirmed the item stated above meets your expectations. Please go to the 'Policies' section to see full information as well as our FAQ section. Thank you.
Circa: 1940s WW2

Luxurious silk velvet party dress in a Dark Deep Midnight Blue. In the light it will become more jewel blue. Draping and twisted at the neck, all offset with a massive pot metal blue and pave rhinestone attached brooch. Can be removed but it's a delight when the light hits it. A comfy little evening dress with matching belt that AnneJulie had a hard time dressing out of it. Side zipper

*accessories are not included but available separately, including the giggling Meryl *

Label: Unmarked

Fabric: silk velvet

Condition: a Most Excellent Vintage Condition. * the bejeweled attached pot metal pin is missing one stone and some of the pave rhinestones are yellowed as seen in the close ups. The belt has velvet loss on the very edges as seen in the close ups from age and use which is typical. Replacement with a same era buckle is suggested though it is still functioning. Buttons have some velvet loss too*

Measurements: would fit a modern size: 6/8

Bust: 36"

Waist: 29"

Hips: 40

Shoulder: 13.5"

Shoulder to Waist: 17"

Sleeves: 13"

Length: 46"

IMPORTANT INFORMATION PLEASE READ!
We are more than happy to answer all inquires about your Vintage garment. We do not negotiate the pricing on items. We do offer layaway for 30 and 60 day Drop us a line if you are looking for something that you don't currently find in our store, we would love to accommodate you with a listing. All items are FINAL SALE. We provide measurements for you to check against your own measurements and all condition issues to help you make a sound decision. Completing a sale here will constitute your agreement to the 'Final Sale' policy. We do not accept returns so please make sure you have confirmed the item stated above meets your expectations. Please go to the 'Policies' section to see full information as well as our FAQ section. Thank you.

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RoadsLessTravelled2

San Francisco, California

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Coupons are not able to be combined with Clearance or running sales. Coupons are often inactive during sales.
We do not. We take great care in finding, cleaning, presenting and listing items. It's our full time job and the prices reflect what we paid for the items and our time doing this job.

Due to our busy schedule with clients and life, we don't answer this question when enquired as we have stated this in several places on the site.
We do however this is reserved for bulk purchases. That does not include items already in Clearance nor when the shop has a running sale.

For bulk sales please contact the shop owner, Elizabeth.
You may reserve an item for 48 hours or 2 days.
No. Because vintage is unique and has a 'used' history to it, we do not accept returns. All Sales are Final. We take great care in providing many accurate measurements, detailed and accurate descriptions, encourage more questions and additional photographs if needed, in order to help the buyer make a confident purchase. Please ask all questions prior to clicking 'submit order' button.

By clicking the 'Submit Order' button here and completing the transaction you are agreeing to the aforementioned policy of ALL SALES FINAL.
We physically take all measurements when we list the item.

Bust: is from one side of the garment underarm to the other side laying flat.

Waist: is from one side of the garment at the waist to the other side laying flat

Hip: is from the widest part of the skirt where the natural hip would be laying flat and measuring across from side to side

Shoulder to waist: from the top seam near the neck down over the breast and to the waist band while on the mannequin

Shoulder: from shoulder seam to seam across while on the mannequin

Length: same as the Shoulder to waist but all the way down to the hem while on the mannequin

Should you need additional measurements please email us, we are more than happy to accommodate requests
Just like everything in our consuming world, sales start and sales end. One doesn't go back and ask the petrol station attendant to give them the price from last week. Be patient for the next sale or try our layaway for ease of mind.
Bulk sales are given a special discount when 5 or more items are purchased at one time. The items that are eligible for the special discount are in the regular priced sections.

Items not eligible are as follows:

Previous transactions
Clearance items
Make do &Mend section
A store wide sale running
Cannot be used another coupon or sale price
We take great care in packaging items so you receive them in the condition that was listed. Items are tissue wrapped, placed in protective plastic, depending on item it will be taped and secured to the inside of the box and then protected further with bubble wrap, tissue, popcorn or air pillows.

We do recycle boxes when we can to help with the environment and to save on rubbish being dumped frequently.

If you require gift wrapping please ask and we'd be more than happy to accommodate your request.
We offer Layaways!

Layaways are only available on items that are NOT on Sale and are over $150. We offer a 30 day layaway with two payments of equal proportions that includes any taxes (California) and shipping and a 60 day layaway of five payments of equal proportions (including CA tax and shipping). Clearance items are never eligible.

If you live in California then you are taxed otherwise you will only see shipping included.

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