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The color and texture of this curve-hugging 1950s dress are so perfect, it makes me want the whole size run of them! Ah, curse vintage scarcity - this will fit some lucky girl, but not me! It is made of a very textured and nubby weave of rose pink and gray touched with gold lurex. I believe it is very heavy cotton, or cotton with wool. It features 3/4 length sleeves, a v neckline, nipped bodice and dropped waist. The skirt is heavily pleated, flaring from the attached self fabric "belt" detail just above the hips. The details are excellent, from the pleats at the bust to the perfect tailored seaming along the trunk. Closes with a side metal zipper.

Label: A David Classic, Parisian Styled.


Bust: 36"
Waist: 26"
Hips: 75"
Length: 42"

Condition: Very Good
The dress is clean and freshly pressed - I find no issues to note! Ready to wear.

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Vintage 1950s Dress - Nubby Pink and Gray Nipped Waist New Look Dress


  • Vintage item from the 1950s
  • Materials: acetate, taffeta, sharkskin
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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