Vintage 80s Dark Purple Taffeta Prom Dress Gown S High Collar Lace Mesh Costume
Size: Small. See measurements below
Lining: Bodice is lined in taffeta and chiffon; skirt is unlined
Color: Dark purple
Sleeve Style: Cap sleeves
Closures: Zipper and buttons down the back
This is a lovely vintage prom gown from the 1980s. It is made out of a lustrous taffeta that is a dark purple color. The dress has a high neckline, and the top part of the bodice is made out of a lace mesh that is lined in a beige colored chiffon. The dress has a drop waist, and the skirt has a roomy cut. The dress closes with a zipper and buttons down the back.
The size tag has been removed from this item, but I believe it would best fit a size Small. The actual measurements are as follows:
Bust: 17.5" across, underarm to underarm (35" around) Natural Waist: 14.5" across (29" around, measured at the narrowest part of the bodice) Drop Waist: 19" across (38" around, measured at the seam between the bodice and the skirt) Hips: Full and roomy Length:52" down the center of the back
Note:These are the actual measurements of the garment, so please leave yourself room for comfort of movement. All measurements were taken with the item laying flat. The flat measurements were doubled to give an approximate measurement around.
Condition:This dress is in VERY GOOD condition for its age. However, I did notice a small nick in the taffeta of the skirt (see last picture). This is very minor and shouldn't be noticeable when the dress is worn.
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