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Stunning 1950's Travilla Party Dress in Black and Ivory Silk / Small

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👋 A B O U T

What can I say about this dress other than it's one of the prettiest I have ever seen. Rare 1950's black and ivory silk cocktail dress by legendary designer William Travilla. Travilla is best known for designing costumes for Marilyn Monroe in 8 of her films as well as two of the most iconic dresses in film history. This is a rare opportunity to own one of his iconic pieces. 

The dress features a silk jersey bodice and dropped waist, a full pleated silk organza skirt and lace trimmed cuffs and dramatic collar that dips dangerously low in the back. The entire dress is lined. Original metal zipper up the back. In excellent condition, freshly dry cleaned and ready to wear. 


 ✂️ M E A S U R E M E N T S *

Bust: up to 36"
Waist: up to 26"
Hips: open 

Total length: 45"

Material: silk organza, silk jersey 
Condition: excellent, freshly dry cleaned and ready to wear. Minor signs of wear typical of age. 

 Please note: our garments are usually clipped in the back to fit the dress form, this causes the hem to look uneven at times. 

PLEASE Note: my camera lens is damaged and is casting spots on my photographs. 

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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