With garlands of petaled flowers adorning the off-shoulder ruffle cutout, this '30s wedding dress is ready for its modern summer gala debut! That's right, it was a wedding dress in 1934, according to the note pinned to the belted sash of this flirty Depression-era beauty. From the ruffled neckline to the tiered skirt, you'll feel like a garden party butterfly. Perfect for a guest to wear to an Art Deco themed wedding!
~ S I Z I N G ~
• Best approximates: Extra Small to Small, or 0-2.
• Bust: up to 34"
• Waist: up to 30"
• Hip: up to 38"
• Length from mid-shoulder to hem: 54.5"
• Length from waistline to hem: 41"
ADDITIONAL SIZE NOTE: Please note that even though the measurements appear to fit a larger size, this dress has no closure and is pullover-style, meaning you need to allow for room to shimmy it over your head! The cut of the fabric allows it to drape up to the measurements listed below. Mannequin is 33" x 24" x 34". Model is 5’7”. Dress has NOT been clipped back in photos.
~ D E T A I L S ~
• Brand/Label: None
• Material: Feels like rayon taffeta
• Closure: None, pullover style
• Color: Lemony yellow
• Condition: Fair to Good! Overall in very wearable condition with the following to note...
- one missing flower from right off-shoulder drape
- small stains and scuffs throughout
- tiny stitching gap at waist hidden by belt
- brush stain on right-side skirt hem
- water stain on back-left skirt hem
- some tiny pinholes in belt sash
- All sales are final, so please don't hesitate to ask for more photos, details, or measurements! There's still a lot of wear left in this gorgeous dress for a gal who doesn't mind some vintage scars from a dress well-loved!
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