Vintage 1950s Silk Dress / Teal Blue Green Shantung Thai Silk

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Vintage 1950s New Look dress in iridescent blue-green teal Thai shantung silk. It has frog details at the waist and cuffs. It has a fitted waist and box pleats in front and back. Fully lined in rayon acetate. Back metal zipper, hidden at the waist with a hook/eye panel. Has lingerie strap stays and (newer?) shoulder pads. In excellent condition, apart from one spot on the side and the word "SO" written on the lining. See last photo.

No tags, this was a bespoke dress. Please refer to measurements in inches taken while laying flat and doubled where appropriate.

Bust - 40 inches
Waist - 30 inches
Hips - 42 inches
Length - 44 inches
Sleeve length - 9 inches
Shoulders across back, seam to seam - 16.5 inches


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