Simply Beautiful and in Super Condition estimated to be from the early 1940s Evening Cocktail Dress. Hand crocheted in a black rayon like yarn with beaded details to the high neckline and down the sides of the buttoning on the bodice.
A fitted bodice with matching button fastening and platted drawstring tie at the waist.
An a-line swagger skirt with a scalloped edge.
Button down bodice only, the dress pulls over the head but as crocheted there is give in the measurements to account for this.
Dry cleaned prior to listing.
Available on layaway, Please DM us for details.
For size reference our mannequin is a UK size 8 but please refer to our measurements below.
As crocheted there is give in te measurements, we have measured it unstretched.
Would estimate best fit to a UK 8-10.
- 18" shoulders (our mannequin measures 15" and still fits very well)
- 23" Sleeve
- 38" Bust
- 32" Waist ( without using the drawstring tie, can be sized smaller as required with the tie)
- 46" Hip
- 45" Length
Vintage 1940s Dress in Excellent to Mint Condition, appears unworn.
There is no original label but we estimate the material to be rayon and acrylic blend yarn.
Vintage 1940s Black Crocheted Lace Evening Dress
When purchasing vintage clothing and accessories from Little Viking Vintage, please remember you are purchasing something that is preloved and preworn and like almost all vintage, will show some signs of wear. Be sure to read the description thoroughly and view all the provided photos. Please compare our measurements to one of your existing garments for the best fit.