Vintage early 1960s cocktail dress. Black velvet shift with sheer chiffon above the bust which wraps around and drapes beautifully down the back. Lined in black taffeta with a back metal zipper. This dress is in excellent condition.
Made by The Junior Plenty Shop for Layne Bryant. Please note this is not a modern plus size from LB.
Please refer to the actual garment measurements listed below, taken while laying flat and doubled where appropriate.
Bust - 38 inches (96.52 cm)
Waist - 36 inches (91.44 cm)
Hips - 40 inches (101.6 cm)
Length - 36 inches (91.44 cm)
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