Size 000 Strapless Dress - 1940s Black Evening Gown - XXS Debutante - Boned Bodice - Ecru Antique Style Lace - Net Full Skirt - Bust 30

$ 165.00

A beautiful 1940s evening gown, rare to find in a strapless design! This late 40s formal dress has antique-inspired lace banding the V-point neckline and in a sweeping curve to the full-skirted hem. It's a boned bodice with a slight drop waist seam, and a very full skirt richly gathered to the waist. Lace of skirt has an invert V -point at center front, and this dress is fully faced in taffeta.

Ladies' Size
000 (please note that this marketplace’s size categories may end at 00, but this dress is a 000 on our size chart)

Bust 30, Natural Waist 24, Drop Waist Seam 29; Front Bust Edge to Natural Waist 8, Front Bust Edge to Drop Waist Hem 12, Front Bust Edge to Skirt Hem 49 Inches


None, probably factory made

Matte black nylon net, ecru floral synthetic lace (either rayon or acetate), black taffeta facings, boning

Left side seam metal zipper with hook/eye at top


Condition Detail
Overall in very good condition for its age and quite wearable, the lace has slight beige toning to the edges and side seams of neckline that give an antiqued effect, the lower front skirt has four 1/4-inch holes just above the lace that are easily lost in the skirt's fullness, the lace V-point at center front skirt has a subtle patched area near the V, inside the skirt lining are 5-6 black taffeta patches, nothing obvious when worn

Washing Instructions
Dry clean

Please note: All measurements (bust - waist - hip) are the maximum body measurements that will fit the item. These measurements already have ease subtracted and they are not actual fabric widths. To get actual fabric widths add two inches at the bust - one inch at the waist and two inches at the hip.

Size listed is a modern size. Any available vintage size is noted in the Label description. Please remember vintage sizes and modern sizes can vary a great deal.

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