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Vintage 1950s DREAM Skirt - HIGHEST WAIST Glowing Candlelight Ivory Satin Tea Length w Petticoat, Wedding or Special Event Size S to M

Regular price £145.00 GBP
Regular price Sale price £145.00 GBP
Sale Sold out
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•Highlights: I mean, this skirt is phenomenal; looks and feels luxuriant; highest hand-pleated waist; sweeping and endlessly voluminous (!!!) glossy skirt...nearly 4 lbs packed!

You won't find another treasure like her out there, a showpiece for a wedding, black tie affair, or other romantic special event

•Fabric(s): glossy duchesse type satin over a stiffer muslin type petticoat for structure 

•Lined: fully

•Closures: rear hooks and eyes

•Designer/Labels: no, has old order tag as shown...this is designer quality, I'll say that

All accessories (belts, jewelry, crinolines, pins, etc.) are for style inspiration only unless indicated.


About a modern S to M; please allow room for the kind of fit you desire

Waist about 30" at the top rim of the 4 1/2" long waistband and 27" at the bottom seam of it, hooks can be moved around slightly to adjust fit and I also can see standard dressmaker's fabric allowances inside front seam for tailoring purposes

Hips full

Length, waist to hem about 37"


Great vintage shape. Cleaned, came out nice and bright. 60+ years old.


Our pieces are true vintage with a history and a past life, not newly made reproductions. Please be familiar with vintage clothing and read over our shop policies before purchasing. We are happy to answer any questions you might have to help you with online purchasing.

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Vintage is sold as-is and all sales are final. All vintage garments will show signs of previous wear and use, including deadstock and unworn pieces. We take extra care to note and/or photograph any imperfections we find. You can read our thousands of happy reviews on Etsy and eBay for an idea of the quality and high standards we strive to keep.



All items purchased during our sale ship Feb 5th, 2024. We do not have access to inventory before then, and the sale discounts are to thank you for your patience.


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