1920s vintage dress wedding dress robe de style panniers silk
1920s vintage dress wedding dress robe de style panniers silk
1920s vintage dress wedding dress robe de style panniers silk
1920s vintage dress wedding dress robe de style panniers silk
1920s vintage dress wedding dress robe de style panniers silk
1920s vintage dress wedding dress robe de style panniers silk
1920s vintage dress wedding dress robe de style panniers silk
1920s vintage dress wedding dress robe de style panniers silk

1920s Genuine Vintage Wedding Dress - Robe de Style - With Panniers - Bust 81-86 cm

Regular price $650.00

1920s Genuine Vintage Wedding Dress - Robe de Style - With Panniers

Sensational mid 1920s cream silk satin wedding dress - Robe de Style, with side pannier hoops. The panniers can be easily removed if you prefer a more natural silhouette.

The dress has a dropped waist, full skirt with a shaped hemline bound in silk which is  gathered to the waist with smocking and a large panel of tiered silk lace at the front. Silk rosettes are appliqued to the skirt and shoulder. There is a matching silk slip and the hoops tie in place over this. Below knee length. Closes at the side with press studs. No tags.

Measurements

Small

  • Fits bust 81-86 cm (32-34")
  • Waist to 71 cm (28")
  • Hips free
  • Length 102 cm (40") at the lowest point.

Condition

Excellent. There are two tiny and very faint marks on the front which do not show in a photo. The original wicker work hoops were crumpled from storage and have been reinforced with modern boning.

Provenance

This dress is from the United States and belonged to a lady called Gladys, who married her love a few years after he returned from World War 1.

 

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