Collection Of Vintage Dresses In Pictures II


Cocktail Dress, 1953-1956 (House of Balenciaga), Sleeveless dress of navy blue machine lace over navy organza and navy taffeta. Scooped neckline. Seam at waistline. Lace skirt stiffened with horsehair and taffeta. Taffeta petticoat is separate but snaps onto dress. Separate self-fabric contour belt. Machine and hand sewn.