1950s HALTER COBALT silk taffeta dress xxs | new spring
Uber chic 1950's dress! Done in a crisp cobalt blue silk taffeta. The construction on this is exquisite with ultra wide, gathered and criss crossed waistband. Sweetheart neckline and bodice that is fully boned. Wide halter straps lay over this structure. Full skirt that is gathered with TONS of fabric. Side metal zip and hook and eyes.
Brand: The Bride's Room/ Rich-Schwartz (a department store in Tennessee that did custom bridal gowns!)
Size on tag: none
Fits like: xxs
Material: silk taffeta
Condition: Very Good Vintage: four tiny pindot holes on side of skirt and three in front of skirt. Some faint discoloration spotting at the hem on side of skirt. One discoloration at the waist. These do get lost in the fullness of the skirt.
Bust (underarm seam to seam) : 31"
Length: 49" (top of strap to hem)
m i n t : pristine with no signs of wear- possibly deadstock
e x c e l l e n t : signs of normal wear and age- no obvious flaws
v e r y g o o d : noted minor flaws that may have been already repaired - very wearable
g o o d : many noted minor flaws and/or mends -wearable
f a i r : numerous noted flaws and mends, some significant - still wearable