Vintage 1940s black formal dress, metallic sequins, rayon shift peplum midi 3/4 sleeves M L

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1940s BLACK FORMAL DRESS • A gorgeous black dress from the 1940s with a metallic-sequin neckline! • 3/4-length sleeves with rolled cuffs; shoulder pads • Matching adjustable belt • Layered peplum • Midi-length shift skirt with two inverted pleats on each side of the front • Hidden metal Talon USA zipper on side and a short one on the upper back

ERA: 1940s

COLOR: black

MATERIAL: unlabeled rayon

LINING: unlined

LABEL: unlabeled


SIZE: labeled 18, best fits a XL, please see measurements

MEASUREMENTS (fabric doesn't stretch)

LENGTH: 46" BUST: 38" WAIST: 30" HIPS: 44" HEM: 1" SHOULDERS: 16"

CONDITION: The backing of the belt has a few cracks but it doesn't affect the look or function of the belt. Dress is in excellent condition!!

**Due to the global pandemic, I've started using mannequins rather than live models. Since their measurements are all quite small, I occasionally must make slight adjustments to better fill the bust, or lightly clip a garment so that it doesn't slip. It's recommended to follow the above measurements for the most accurate sizing. Hopefully, this will be temporary and I'll be back to all-size real-life models soon.