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Item - RD5592

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Label: "Bronya"

Well constructed ivory colored lacey dress in petite size - very well made and well stored...in great condition -
Dohlman cut with nice neckline cut out - slight pleats at waist line - fully lined and rear kick pleat

Size: Bust: 32 / Waist: 24 / Hips: 34-36 / Overall Length: 44" / Back Zipper: 22"
Price: $42
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Item - RD5591

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Label: A Winnie - Marsh Fashion

Blue rayon crepe with abstract confetti like print - Dolman cut with low neckline and rhinestone pin embellishment -
slightly dropped waist with full gathered skirt - front bodice and skirt are lined - attractive 50's dress

Size: Bust: 36 / Waist: 28 / Hips: Full / Overall Length: 46" / Side Zipper: 14"
Price: $70
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Item - RD5588

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Drapey and attractive black crushed velvet evening dress - there's a very tiny snag mark towards the left shoulder...not really visible as it blends in with the fabric texture but I added a pin (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: $40
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Item - RD5587

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Label: Blue Gem Mode

Statuesque and tasteful black 50's peplum frock with accordion pleated full circle peplum - semi sheer wool crepe ...very drapey - V neckline and slight pleating from the shoulders to waistband along with shoulder pads

Size: Bust: 40+ / Waist: 30-32 / Hips: 40 / Overall Length: 48" / Side Zipper: 9"
Price: $70
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Item - RD5586

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Label: Elinor Gay

Super sexy ala Marilyn Monroe - 1950s black chiffon with criss cross bust line and very full and flouncy skirt - great sequin work on waist band

Size: Bust: 36 / Waist: 26 / Hips: Full / Overall Length: 42" / Back Zipper: 14"
Price: $120
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Item - RD5584

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Label: Alison - New York - Amalgamated Ladies Garment Workers Union Label

Stately 50's in light beige linen - great tailoring that features well done woven chest panel of oak branches and acorns...this buttons down to the waist - hidden zipper in center front of skirt and double kick pleats in rear - dress is Dolman cut has gusset armpits and side slit pockets - classy looking day frock

Size: Bust: 36 / Waist: 29 / Hips: 38 / Overall Length: 42" / Zipper: 8"
Price: $42
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Item - RD5582

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Late 50's or perhaps early 60s seer sucker gingham set of sleeveless dress with belt and zip front cropped jacket - somewhat lightweight fabric would be nice in the summer - appears barely worn

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 38-40 / Waist: 32 / Hips: 42 / Overall Length: 42" / Back Zipper: 21" / Jacket overall Length: 19"
Price: $38
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Item - RD5579

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Label: Tegler's - Buffalo

1950's party/cocktail dress in black lace overlay - floor length and sleeveless - beautiful chest lace and fully lined - great evening gown

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 34-36 / Waist: 28 / Hips: 38 / Overall Length: 54" / Back Zipper; 13"
Price: $78
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Item - RD5578

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Label: Styled by Ruxton

Early 50's - 3 piece set of undersheath skirt, top and matching belt - slightly nubby fabric in brown and white with an overall latte effect - rounded color with keyhole in back and dark brown scarf (could be removed if you chose) - cuffed hemline at the waist and button accents - skirt is fully lined and has rear kick pleat

Size: Bust: 36 / Waist: 27 / Hips: 40 / Overall Length: 44" / Sheath Side Zipper: 11" / Top Side Zipper: 12"
Price: $48
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Item - RD5577

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Label: Sherwood of California

Charming 50s party dress - black crushed velvet top with gathering toward shoulders and at waistband - has sweetheart neckline...matching fabric buttons up the backside along with princess waistband....bodice is fully lined - full skirt is sheer black voile with embroidered flowers in peachy pink shade - underlayment is matching - be the "Belle of the Ball"

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 34-36 / Waist: 26 / Hips: Full / Overall Length: 50"
Price: $78
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Item - RD5575

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Label: Suzy Perette - New York

Black cocktail/party dress with large collar that scoops in the front and capes over the backside - dress comes in at midriff - fully lined

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 34-36 / Waist: 26 / Hips: 38 / Overall Length: 42" / Back Zipper; 23 " /
Price: $76
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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: $32
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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: $80
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Item - RD5569

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Label: ILGWU - AFL-CIO Union Label - Size 18

1950's black faille with velvet arabesque flocking - square cut collar and short pleats at the waistline - has rear kick pleat

Condition: Excellent
Size: Bust: 40+ / Waist: 30-32 / Overall Length: 44" / Hips: 44 / Back Zipper: 18"
Price: $40
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Item - RD5562

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Label: Lord Leigh 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: $36
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Item - RD5561

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Label: L'Aiglon 18

Late 40's or early 50's - drapey black wool crepe with lace & rhinestone chest accent - dress has full skirt that is pleated at the hips....also decorative front fabric covered buttons in front - dress is in nice shape but shows a little over press sheen...excellent for theater or just wear

Condition: As Noted
Size: Bust: 38 / Waist: 28 / Hips: full / Overall Length: 44" / Side Zipper: 12" / Back Zipper: 7"
Price: $32
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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 - appears never worn

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 40 / Waist: 30 / Hips: Full / Overall Length: 44" / Back Zipper: 22"
Price: $42
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Item - RD5558

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Label: Roselli - Boston

1950s black wool crepe set of evening dress with matching jacket - beautiful chest embellishments of blue rhinestones and satin covered beads
jacket has single hook & eye closure at top - comes with original belt

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 38-40 / Waist: 32-36 / Hips: Full / Overall Length: 45" / Side Zipper: 11"
Price: $85
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Item - RD5543

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Label: Suzy Perette - New York

Plush black velvet with wide open neckline - Dohlman cut - short pleats at the waist and side slit pockets - simple yet elegant

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 36-38 / Waist: 28 / Overall Length: 44" / Back Zipper: 19"
Price: $70
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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 shoulder trim seams on the dark burgundy velvet (see image) -very forgivable, hardly visible and does not effect wearability at all

Condition: As Noted

Size: Bust: 38 / Waist: 29 / Overall Length: 48" / Hips: 38 / Back Zipper: 18"
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) - feminine and courtly looking gown

Condition: Excellent

Size: Bust: 34-36 / Waist: 26 / Hips: 36 / Overall Length: 56" / Side Zipper: 11"
Price: $87
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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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