SOLD ON ETSY - VINTAGE BARI JAY FASHIONS STRAPLESS BLACK VELVET & ROYAL BLUE SATIN EVENING GOWN WITH ATTACHED CRINOLINE - LARGER SIZE
JULY 11, 2018
A lovely vintage strapless black velvet & royal blue satin evening gown with an attached crinoline by bari-jay fashions
The color combination is just beautiful & so striking with the rich black velvet bodice & the royal blue satin skirt - i love the deep “v” on the front of the gown - lowered front of bodice travels down to a “v” with royal blue piping surround it - very full heavy satin skirt with a circumference of 290“ of 24-¼ feet - bodice is lined with stays front & back
The dress was photographed with a hoop crinoline to show how full the dress is but is not included - there is an attached black net crinoline for some fullness on the dress - back zipper - double blue satin bow with a smaller black velvet bow on top of that
Just a striking vintage strapless party dress perfect for the holidays & other occasions
By: no tag but the rn no. Is registered to bari-jay fashions
Size: 11/12 but go by the measurements as measurements have changed over the years
Bust: 36 - 38 stretched tight
Waist: 28 - 30 stretched tight
Length from underarm: 43
Fabric: acetate & rayon velvet & satin
Care: dry clean
Condition: very good - the dress will need to be professionally pressed by the cleaners as i do not like to steam satin as i am afraid of getting a water spot on it - the cleaners will do a very good job of pressing it & i am sure you would want to have it cleaned anyhow
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