1940s Black Silk Evening Dress with Lace Overlay


Wonderful black silk sleeveless evening dress with sweetheart neckline. No label but clearly custom made. The dress features a black lace/net overlay on bodice, with the lace creating a peplum design at front waist. Flounce down each side of the top layer of the skirt. Satin binding. Lettuce edging. Fully lined. Center back zipper and hook and eye closures. Well preserved, in excellent condition for a 1950s dress and extremely wearable.

Modern US Size 2-4

The bodice seam allowance can be let out 3/4 inch

The skirt seam allowance can be let out 1/2 inch

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  • Size
    Current U.S. Size
    34 in. (86 cm)
    28 in. (71 cm)
    Total Length
    54.25 in. (138 cm)
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