1920s Black Silk Dress With Front Pleats - Bust 86 cm
Simply elegant black silk dress has front lightning bolt detailing below the neck and a row of front pleats from a diagonal seam half way across the front of the skirt. The long, fitted, sleeves have shaped overlay at the opening and close with two press studs. No waistline. Dress just pulls on - there is a short slash at the front of the high V neckline, closing with a hook and eye. Darts at the shoulders. Silk charmeuse. No tags, a custom made garment - 1920s.
Best fit 86 cm (34") - measures 49.5 cm (19.5 cm) laid flat, but you need to allow room to pull it on
Shoulders 37 cm (14.5")
Back 38.5 cm (15.25")
Sleeve 51 cm (20")
Length 107 cm (42")
Excellent. The fabric is sound and it seems to have had little wear and been stored well.