1980s Vintage Lace Cocktail Party Dress
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Vintage 1980s cocktail dress in ivory lace overlay and lined in blush-taupe. Mid-length sleeves. Overlay has covered buttons at upper back, lining has back zipper. In excellent condition apart from the buttons having a little discoloration, see last photo.
Made by the Gilberts for Tally and sold by Florence Fashions Florida. Please refer to measurements in inches taken while laying flat and doubled where appropriate.
Bust - 36 inches (91.44 cm)
Waist - 34 inches (86.36 cm)
Hips - 46 inches (116.84 cm)
Length - 42 inches (106.68 cm)
Sleeve length - 12 inches (30.48 cm)
Shoulders across back, seam to seam - 14 inches (35.56 cm)
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