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Overdress Vintage

Vintage Antique Lace Dress Dress

Regular price £180.00 GBP
Regular price Sale price £180.00 GBP
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A rare and exciting addition to Overdress Vintage this exquisite 1970s handkerchief hem, cream lace dress is absolutely beautiful and a fine  example of the gatsby art new designs of the 1920s and 1930.  The tiered layering and handkerchief hem give it a luxe bohemian princess looks and romantic vibe made vogue again due to the Fleetwood Mac songstress Stevie Nicks and her  bohemian aesthetic which continues today making this a highly collectable piece,  The bow to the side of the drop waist adds movements and an ethereal quality to the dress when you walk.

The sheer design of the dress comprises of mixed lace which adds depth and premium feel to the dress, on face value it appears it has never been worn.

The plunging neck is designed to flatter the décolletage and is adorned with ivory pearls attached by hand.  The bodice of the dress skims the body  and features a lace applique adorned with pears and Arora borealis beading crafted in to flowers and also that drape in to long loops that give movement to the dress when you walk.

The sleeves are long and three quarter in length and are edged in a contrasting lace and cosgrain ribbon trim

The dress  fastens with a one hook and eye to the back, is unlined and has a stretch feel to it.  The quality is unrivalled for a highly desirable piece of its age.  Do use the zoom facility on our site to view the beauty and the detail of this dress.

It can be worn as a wedding gown, for pre wedding attire a bride, layered over pants or sheered as a statement vintage dress,  wear as  sheer boho a summer dress or layered with your favourite vintage throw over, 

 This will work for sizes 8-12 depending on your height and [preferred styling

Condition is excellent

Bust: 39'' flat across from side seam to side seam (this has been doubled)
Waist: 34" flat across from side seam to side seam (this has been doubled)
Length: 54" from neck to longest points ofhem

Modern Sizing Equivalent: SML-MED

Size Guide

We measure all our items flat and use the guide below

If you need further help please get in touch and we can give you advice on the best size and fit through the chat facility on the website, just press the green CHAT with us button

  UK SIZE BUST WAIST UK SIZE EU SIZE US Size
    INCHES CM INCHES CM      
XXS 6 32 80.5 25 62.5 6 36 2
XS 8 33 83 26-27 65 8 38 4
Small 10 35 88 28-29 70 10 40 6
Medium 12 37 93 30-31 75 12 42 10
Large 14 39 98 32 80 14 44 12
Xlarge 16 41 103 33 85 16 48 14

 

How we measure

Our items are measured flat and we use a tape measure.

Bust - measure at armpit to pit and then double

Waist/Width - measured at the natural waist of width then double

Length - measured at the middle of the tip of the shoulder to the end of the garment

Mannequin & Model

Both our mannequins are a UK size 6-8 and stand 5ft 7 inches tall

Jen is a UK Size 10

Shipping

UK

£3.85 Standard Service  -  receive your order within 3-6 days after it is shipped (untracked and not insured service)

£5.00 Express Service - receive your order within 24/48 hours after it is shipped (tracked service)

£8.00 Next Day Delivery  - receive your order the next day if ordered before 1pm (guaranteed tracked Service

Free Delivery on orders over £100.00  - Standard Service as a above used

Free Collection  -  available for orders in Liverpool (collect from West Derby)

Europe

Standard Service £7.50 - untracked

Premium Service   £15.00  - tracked and insured service and signed for

Rest of the World

Premium Tracked  £20.00  - tracked and insured and signed for

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