1950s Emerald Green Grosgrain Dress With Draped Neckline by Ecstasy - With Provenance
C.1954, mid-calf length, emerald green silk grosgrain dress has cap sleeves and a fancy wide, draped V neckline. The straightish skirt is pleated into the waistline at the front and has a wide stitched pleat centre front - waist is finished with wide piping. Fabric is a heavy silk grosgrain. Closes at the side with a metal zipper. An "Ecstasy creation - Paris, New York Inspired".
The former owner's mother wore this as her "going away outfit" at her wedding in 1954.
Bust 89 cm (35")
Waist 68.5 cm (27"), measures 71 cm (28")
Hips 96 cm (38")
Shoulder to waist 38 cm (15")
Length 110.5 cm (43.5")
Good. There is wear to the fabric at the underarms, same on both sides, as shown.