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Vintage 1940's Style Beaded Dress - Vintage Retro Dress - Evening Dress - Party Dress - Size 8 to Size 10

This elegant vintage dress is perfect for a party! It's Old Hollywood glamour style is sure to stun.

It's slim fit, hour-glass figure, short sleeve design and padded shoulders gives it a 1940's feel. This dress is glamorously covered with multicolored sequins and beads.

Fastens with a zipper down the back.

Mid length with a back skirt slit.

Adrianna Papelle Evening. Circa 1980's.

In excellent condition. No signs of wear. Based on seam allowances this appears to be a handmade piece.

Made of this is made of: exterior 100% silk, lining 100% polyester. Spot clean only with cold water and mild soap.

MEASUREMENTS taken with garment laid flat then doubled where appropriate:

Bust - 37 in / 94 cm
Waist - 31 in / 78.8 cm
Hips - 36.5 in / 92.8 cm
Shoulder to shoulder- 16.5 in / 42 cm
Sleeve Length - 7-3/4 in / 19.7 cm
Back slit - 5 in / 12.7 cm
Length - 38-5/8 in / 98.1 cm

US 8-10

Please refer to our measurements above to visualize this item's fit on you. Measurements are taken with the garment laid flat, not stretched, and doubled where appropriate. Don't forget to leave room for ease of fit.

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All items are laid flat and measured across, not stretched (unless otherwise stated), then doubled where appropriate. Measurements are given in both inches and centimeters.

Most descriptions include an approximate size comparable to contemporary sizing however please take notice of our measurements for a more accurate fit.
Every listing has the item's measurements (see Sizing Details for how we measure our items). To visualize how one of our vintage garments will fit you, we suggest taking a similar item from your closet and measuring it flat at the bust, waist, hips, etc. Then compare the measurements you took to our listing's measurements. If you're still unsure, feel free to contact us via Etsy or at hello@cutandchic.com.
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  • Vintage item from the 1980s
  • Materials: silk, polyester, beads, sequins
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 157 reviews
  • Favorited by: 66 people