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Item - RD5575

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Drapey and attractive black crushed velvet evening dress - there's a tiny snag mark on the left upper chest...I added a pin to cover it(dress comes with the pin)
otherwise all in excellent condition - nice form fitted dress is fully lined

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 36-38 / Waist: 28 / Back Zipper: 20 / Hips: up to 42 / Overall Length: 44"
Price: $56
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Item - RD5574

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Pretty blue lace over acetate underlayment - piped waistline and cropped sleeves

Condition: Excellent
Size: Bust: 36 / Waist: 28 / Hips: 40 / Overall Length: 44" / Back Zipper: 19"
Price: $38
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Item - RD5573

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Soft and drapey wool flannel with rhinestone embellished buttons and large collar - bias cut peplum and cuffed sleeves - likely early 50's

Condition: Excellent
Size: Bust: 42 / Waist: 32 / Hips: 46 / Overall Length: 45"
Price: $68
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Item - RD5572

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Label: Elinor Gay

Charming and feminine 50's cocktail - ballroom gown in sherbet color - dress is layered with georgette top layer ...acetate underlayment and tulle beneath - square cut neckline with beautiful embroidered chest embellishments that carry through to the backside - comes with original belt - well stored frock

Condition: Excellent
Size: Bust: 34-36 / Waist: 26 / Hips: Full / Overall Length: 44" / Back Zipper: 15"
Price: $95
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Item - RD5570

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Endearing black velvet with scalloped neckline and sleeves - full skirt gathers at waist - rhinestone button at chest

Condition: Excellent
Size: Bust: 36 / Waist: 28 / Hips: Full / Overall Length: 41" / Side Zipper: 16"
Price: $62
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Item - RD5569

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Label: ILGWU - AFL-CIO Union Label

1950s hostess dress with black velvet arabesque motif over faille - square cut collar and short pleats at the waistline - has a hip embellishment that could be easily removed if you chose - rear kick pleat

Condition: Excellent
Size: Bust: 40+ / Waist: 30 / Overall Length: 42" / Hips: 42 / Back Zipper: 16"
Price: $40
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Item - RD5562

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Label: LordLeigh of California

Well styled little black dress in slubbed rayon - bodice has hidden buttons to the waistline with decorative button at top
hidden zipper in front of the skirt - detailed side pockets - comes with belt

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 40 / Waist: 30 / Overall Length: 42"
Price: $38
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Item RD4144

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1940's charcoal colored semi sheer wool crepe - very slinky and drapey fabric - has ribbed trimming and peplum along with rhinestone embellished buttons - great film noir dress

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 38-40 / Waist: 30 / Overall Length: 48" / Hips: 42
Price: $75
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Item - RD5559

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Pink lace overlay with pleated skirt and piped waistline - bodice has darts and scoop neckline - looks never worn

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 40 / Waist: 30 / Hips: Full / Overall Length: 44" / Back Zipper: 22"
Price: $45
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Item - RD5558

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Label: Roselli - Boston

Black wool crepe set of evening dress with matching jacket - nice chest embellishments of blue rhinestones and satin covered beads - jacket has single hook & eye closure at top - comes with belt

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 38-40 / Waist: 32-36 / Hips: Full / Overall Length: 45" / Side Zipper: 11"
Price: $95
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Item - RD5543

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Label: Suzy Perette - New York

Heavy and plush black velvet with wide open neckline - Dohlman cut - short pleats at the waist and side slit pockets

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 36-38 / Waist: 28 / Overall Length: 44" / Back Zipper: 19"
Price: $95
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Item RD4151

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1930's wedding gown with long long train - small mesh detail with buttons at neckline - poofy princess shoulders and button cuffs - color is ivory - slight goldish cast and floral brocade - a little wrinkled from storage but in great condition with no flaws

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 32 / Waist: 24 / Overall Length: 86" / Hips: Free / Back Zipper:5" / Side Zipper: 12"
Price: $95
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Item - RD5540

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Pretty party dress with sheer overlay and tuxedo waist - pink embroidered designs - gown is in excellent condition but has a few light spots on the lower left side of the overlay(see images) - great for theater or just wear

Condition: As Noted

Size: Bust: 36 / Waist: 27 / Overall Length: 48" / Back Zipper: 15"
Price: $38
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Item - RD5529

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Label: Suzy Perette

Plush, heavy and soft black velvet with square cut collar and bow accent - collar trim is a dark burgundy color - fully lined - dress is in nice condition with only mentionable being there is some wear at the top of the collar trim seams on the burgundy velvet(see image)- hardly visible and does not effect wearabilty at all

Condition: Very Good to Excellent

Size: Bust: 38 / Waist: 29 / Overall Length: 48" / Hips: 38 / Back Zipper: 18"
Price: $95
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Item - RD4058

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Label: Miss Bea-Tween
Gorgeous 1940's rayon portrait dress - voile around neckline and hip accent with grey satin trim.....Dohlman cut blouse - all around striking dress (the pictures really don't do it justice)

Condition: Excellent
Size: Bust: 36 / Waist: 28 / Overall Length: 42" / Side Zipper 12" / Hips: up to 40
Price: $135
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Item - RD5494

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Pretty ivory colored satin set with floral jacquard - blouse zips up the side and makes V in the backside - skirt is very full with built-in crinoline

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 34 / Waist: 25 / Overall Length: 32" / Hips: Full / Blouse Side Zipper: 12"
Price: $62
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Item - RD5484

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Black ballroom gown with full taffeta skirt - velveteen ruched bodice with sweet heart neckline - poofy shoulders and back bow (backside bow could be removed if desired)

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 34-36 / Waist: 26 / Hips: 36 / Overall Length: 56" / Side Zipper: 11"
Price: $95
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Item RD4146

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Label: A Peggy Ward Fashion

1940's pretty black party/cocktail dress with lacy shoulder trim - empire waist with ruched accents at bust - full skirt

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 34-36 / Waist: 25 / Overall Length: 46" / Hips: Free / Side Zipper: 11"
Price: $95
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Item - RD5483

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Label: Parade - New York

Late 50's cream colored wool shift with silver and gold lame' space age atomic designs - dress is fully lined - early Mad Men era

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 36 / Waist: 28 (could go to 30 ) / Hips: 36 / Back Zipper: 7" / Overall Length: 42"
Price: $36
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Item RD4143

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1940s wedding gown in creamy satin with full train - poofed shoulders and beaded neckline embellishment - a little wrinkled from storage but in perfect shape otherwise - comes with original head dress

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 34 / Waist: 26 / Overall Length: 56" in Front - With Full Train: 84" / Hips: Full
Price: $95
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