1960s Silk Organza & Gold Adele Simpson

I love the richness of the pink tones mixed with the gold threading on this Adele Simpson dress. The pink and gold on the chiffon give it a pretty feminine feel. The gold thread also gives it a slightly exotic feel as well as extra texture and visual interest. The neck is simple with a V Neck cut and the skirt is full but not overly. The skirt has an interesting pleating technique that starts just under the hips to you get a sense of flow and volume without adding bulk to the hip. Its is a good wearable size too and still retains its original belt that allows you to cinch in the waist as much as you need! It is a beautiful, dramatic piece and in excellent condition

Sleeves: 23"
Shoulder: 16'
Bust: 20" flat across from side seam to side seam
Waist: 16.5" flat across from side seam to side seam
Hips: 23" flat across from side seam to side seam
Bodice: 15" from neck to waist
Skirt: 44" from waist to hem

Fully lined in a pink silk crepe with the sleeves left unlined. It closes with a back painted metal zipper. Each sleeve closes with hidden fabric covered snaps. Hand finished inside. The belt is original to the dress and closes with a gold toned metal buckle.

Modern Sizing equivalent: LRG

Item# DD1170

This garment has been professionally cleaned, pressed and is odor free. Thoroughly checked over before shipping, it will be ready to wear upon arrival

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