Vintage gown from English designer Thea Porter dates to the 1970's and retailed at Giorgio Beverly Hills. It is made of a variety of fabrics including an orange silk chiffon, purple/blue silk shantung, and ethnic metallic jacquard. V-neck and cuffs are trimmed with aged gold bullion. Side slit in skirt. Silk chiffon lining. Center back zippered closure. No size label.
Vintage dress dates to the 1950's was made by Rima of London. It is made of silk chiffon with diagonal stripes that resemble water colors in bold jewel tones of pink, blue, green, and goldenrod. Fitted bodice has over-layer with a round neck, keyhole opening at center back, and gathering at the center front waist. Fitted skirt also has overlay of fabric that is pleated all along waistband and has a slit in the center front that extends from the waist to the hem. Fully lined with synthetic fabric. Center back metal zipper.
Condition: Very good with a some scattered small holes in the chiffon, one of which was pointed out in the photo, and another which is a result of a run in the fabric, gets lost in the folds at the center waist.
Bust: 38" Waist: 27" Hips: 40" Length from Shoulder Seam to Hem: 39 1/2"
Vintage dress dates to the 1970's and is made of a synthetic jersey with a floral print. Black ground with tropical hues of pinks, grays, greens, blues, oranges, and yellows. Long, triangular angel wing sleeves. V-neck. Asymmetrical hem dips at center front and center back. Unlined. Very sheer. No closures.
Bust: 34-38" Waist: 32-36" Hip: 40-44" Across Shoulder: Approximately 16" (no shoulder seam) Sleeve Length: Approximately 21" Center Back Length: 55 1/2" (at longest point)
Vintage dress dates to the 1940's and is made of blue rayon with a painterly floral print in shades of mauve, green, and white. Fitted bodice has short sleeves, a round neckline with a turned down collar that is tacked together at center front and keyhole openings in the front and back. Front neckline has gathered detailing on either side of keyhole opening. A-line skirt. Lightly padded shoulders. Side metal zipper closure and looped button closure at center back neckline. Unlined.
Condition: Excellent with the rayon having no fading and is evenly colored. We see no visible flaws.