Beautiful original 1970s handmade pure dupion silk maxi dress with batwing sleeves. It is fully lined, and is skilfully made throughout.
It is in very good condition, with just a little pulling at the seams at the waistline as pictured in images 7, 8 and 9. The pulling at the central seam is hidden by the long bow. The pulling at the side seams are mainly obscured by arms when worn. There is also a tiny patch of wear at the left seam, about 15 up from the hem, as shown in image 10.
Otherwise the dress is in perfect condition. Underarm to underarm 46 cm across or 92 cm circumference / 36. Waist 40 cm across or 80 cm circumference / 32 max. Shoulder to hem 149 cm.
All measurements are taken with the item laid flat and unstretched. Please compare measurements against a similar item you have, to ensure a good fit and help reduce the need for a return. The item "Vintage 70s Handmade Pure Dupion Silk Empire Waist Maxi Dress 12 14" is in sale since Wednesday, April 24, 2019. This item is in the category "Clothes, Shoes & Accessories\Women's Clothing\Dresses".The seller is "theclothesrooms" and is located in Fleet, Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.