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Cocktail Dress

Style Period

1950s

Description

Dress is knee length, tank style bodice, neckline trimmed in scalloped braid, waistline seam with small bow in back, flared skirt, groups of three pleats extending from waist, sheer overlay with scalloped hem. Bolero sheer, short sleeves, ribbon closure at centre front neck, front is upside down V scalloped hem.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
navy blue blue
ivory
floral
taffeta
organdy
crinoline
embroidery

Donor

Stratford Festival Theatre

Accession Number

1-950-14-06691