This lovely 1950's cocktail dress from Anne Fogarty is made out of navy silk taffeta and is tiered across the bust and on the skirt. It is unlined, has short sleeves, a low squared neckline in the front and back, full skirt formed from even pleating all around the waist, and a center back metal zipper. Please note that the dress was photographed with a crinoline underneath that is not included.
Vintage 1950's through 1960's sleeveless sweater from De Paul Originals is made of 100% baby blue wool knit. It is fully covered with iridescent sequins and has beaded fringe that is arranged in a scalloped pattern. Scoop neck. Center back zipper. Fully lined.
Gorgeous cocktail dress and bolero are the perfect pair for an evening out. Dress has center back metal zipper and is unlined. Jacket is lined and has no closures although there are two bound buttonholes at the waist.
Unlabeled vintage cocktail dress dates to the 1950's and is made of cream silk dupioni. Short-sleeved bodice has a v-neckline with a lace insert at the center front and a semi-stand collar that is lined with lace. Straight skirt has a wide panel of pleated lace at the hem. Fitted throughout. Center back metal zip. Lined.
Condition: Excellent with faint bleaching at the underarms from perspiration and a very small stain on the back skirt near the side waist.
Vintage cocktail dress dates to the 1950's and has a tag which reads, "Couture H. Tettamanti, Richen". It is made of greenish black fabric (likely synthetic) with a gold horizontal fleck. The fitted bodice has a squared scoop neckline and pleating at bust. Straight skirt has faux-wrap style and a bow at the left side waist. Center back plastic zipper. Lined.
Vintage party dress dates to the 1950's and is made of ivory chiffon with a flocked ballerina print. Fitted bodice has round neck with a ruffle going across the top of the bust and continuing onto the sleeves. Drop waisted skirt is gathered all around. Lined. Center back zipper. Dress is labeled "Jane Andre, CA". Please note that this dress was photographed with a crinoline underneath that does not come with the dress.
Condition: Very good with some faint staining on skirt's front
Vintage cocktail or day dress dates to the 1950's and is made of navy dupioni with dark red velvet trim on the collar, cuffs, and pockets. Curved hip pockets are trimmed with yarn tassels. Stand collar. Fitted throughout. Detached belt. Dolman 3/4-length sleeve. Center front rhinestone button closure. Lined.
Condition: Excellent with slight wear to velvet trim and one of the belt loops being detached at the top side.
Lovely 1950's cocktail party dress is made out of printed blue and white rayon. Fitted bodice has wide neck with center slit and short sleeves with ruching detail on outside seam. Knee-length skirt has pleats all around waistband and that release into soft folds. Net underskirt is attached at waist and adds minimal volume. Dress is not shown with a petticoat underneath, but could be worn with one to look more accurate to the period. Center back zipper.
Condition: Excellent although the under skirt protrudes from underneath the regular skirt and would need to be cut or hemmed.
Vintage dress from "A Pomette Fashion" dates to the 1950's. It is made of navy fabric with an allover polkadot and abstracted floral print. Velvet shawl collar and buttons. Fitted throughout. Center front button closure. Unlined.
Condition: Very good with fading of velvet on shoulders and side seam at right underarm needing to be resewn.
Vintage dress dates to the 1950's and is made of silk satin jacquard in an Asian motif. Sleeveless. Fitted throughout. Center front covered button closures. Self belt with center front bow. Side metal zipper. Unlined.
Condition: Very good with a light red 1" mark on the front skirt approximately 8" below the waist.