1950s RARE Ceil Chapman rhinestone beaded dress xs | new winter
Exquisite and one of kind 1950's Ceil Chapman dress! This beauty is done in a lush white satin. It is fully embellished with iridescent discs, beads, hanging iridescent leaves, pearls and prong set rhinestones. High neckline with three covered buttons and loops. Cuffed short sleeves, nipped in waist and ultra full skirt. Interior is STUNNING with waist boning all around and interfacing on the skirt so it stays structured. Back metal zipper.
Brand: Ceil Chapman
Size on tag: None
Fits like: xs
Condition: Very Good Vintage: There are some pearls and beads missing where the thread has worn away, but you have to inspect it very closely to see where they would have been. These are mostly on the shoulders and at the bottom of skirt. A faint water mark (satin show everything!) on the side of the right side bottom of skirt, very faint. (see last picture)
Bust (underarm seam) : 36"
Total length: 46"
Sleeves (under seam): 4"
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