1950s Cream Silk Full Skirted Wedding Dress
1950s cream sill full skirted, tea length wedding dress.
Approximately a size XS.
1950s cream raw silk full skirted wedding dress. Homemade. Lace bodice with a bateau front and V back neckline with scalloped lace detail. Long lace sleeves with V-shaped cuffs; button and loop closures. Defined waist with back button and loop closures. Full skirt with lace appliques and lace trim. The bodice and sleeves are fully lined in tulle to support the lace. It has an attached crinoline.
In good condition, with no holes. It has one quarter size faint yellow spot on the right front shoulder. The lace also has some darkening in spots -- maybe it was stored near newsprint? There are no stains on the silk skirt.
No stated size.
Armpit to armpit: 16"
Shoulder to shoulder: 15.25"
Sleeve length: 23 - 24.5"
Bodice length: 14.5 - 16.5"
Overall length: 51"
Circumference at hem: approx. 280"