Size 8 Cocktail - Sleek 1950s Black Crepe Dress with Deco Shell Buckle - Elegant LBD - 50s Little Black Dress - Paul Sachs Label - Waist 27

$ 95.00

This black crepe cocktail dress has a gorgeous willowy line, fit for a very svelte figure! This late 1950s dress has a soft X of seams and darts, with a modesty panel and a beautiful carved shell buckle to the waist. It has 3/4-length dolman sleeves and a closed kick pleat to the tapered pencil skirt. It's faced in taffeta except the sleeves.

Ladies' Size
8 to 9

Bust 37, Waist 27, Hip 37.5; Shoulder to Waist 15, Shoulder to Hem 44.75 Inches


" paul sachs / Original '' at back neck

Fine black crepe, black taffeta facings

Center back metal zipper from shoulder blade to hip, hidden snaps to modesty panel


Condition Detail
Barely worn, a few pinholes in the label, the buckle is a lovely vintage replacement and has a few subtly re-sewn seams nearby, nothing noticeable

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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