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Exquisite 1920's Cerulean Blue Velvet Embroidered Evening Cocoon Cape / OSFM

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👋 A B O U T

Presenting a rare piece of fashion history from the height of the flapper era. Made from deep luxurious cerulean blue panne velvet, this decadent 1920’s cocoon like evening cape features a dramatic embroidered gelatin sequin panel around the shoulders and a rolled ruffle collar. Adorned with a carved button at the neck and fully lined in silk crepe, this cape in an heirloom treasure to be cherished for generations to come.  From the legendary J L Hudson department store in Detroit. The perfect piece for an evening at the opera or any fabulous occasion. 

Fits many with an open waist and hips. In very good condtion with age in mind. Some water stains in the lining. See pictures. The back of the cape has areas of minor discoloration. I have included detail pictures that are part of the condition report. This garment is over 100 years old and is an antique. Part of the history and character is represented by the minor signs of wear. It has had a glamorous past life and is a testament to the quality and care that went into it's creation a century age. We have restored and repaired her to the best of our ability. 



✂️ M E A S U R E M E N T S *

Shoulders: 17"
Bust: open
Hips: open 
Total Length: 45"
Fits like a one size fits many 

Label: J.L Hudson Co. Detriot 

Material: silk velvet, gelatin sequins, silk lining 

Condition: very good with signs of wear typical of age. Please see included close up pictures. There are water stains on the interior lining. The back lower half of the cape has a patch of discoloration that is not noticeable when worn but evident under close inspection. Small hand repairs made to the lining and hem. Wears and presents beautifully. Rare and antique, an heirloom piece to treasure and wear. 


🪡 All of our pieces are thoroughly inspected and repaired by our in house professional seamstress prior to shipping to ensure your garment is in ready to wear condition upon arrival. 🧵

*Please compare measurements to a garment you currently own to ensure proper fit! Please note: most of our pieces are clipped to fit our dress forms (bust: 34"; waist: 23").

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