Glorious ivory silk wedding dress with a pearl beaded lace bodice.
The bodice of the dress is Alencon lace to the slightly dropped, shaped waistline. The lace edges at the neck, sleeves and waist are finished with white guipure lace and the neck and waist are heavily beaded with pearl beads in a floral design. The dress has a wide, shaped neckline, half length sleeves and long straight skirt with rear vent. Closes with a zip at the back and is fully lined. Brand is Airs & Graces - Brisbane and Paddington. Mid 1980s.
Fits bust 76 cm (30")
Waist 63 cm (25")
Hips 84 cm (33")
Sleeves measured from the underarm 30.5 cm (12")
Shoulder to waist approximately 36 cm (14")
Length 137 cm (54")
Very good. Some very faint age marks near the hem that are not noticeable. Looks like it once had elastic through a casing on the inside of the shoulders but this has stretched. You may need to pin it to your bra straps to stop it falling off your shoulders.