Vintage 1930s Thornton Varley Black Silk Satin Evening Dress

£395.00 GBP


  • This incredibly rare true vintage 1930s thornton-varley hull beautiful quality subtly embossed textured silk satin, with a gorgeous lame panelling, dress is a knockout! Long gone are the days of Thornton Varley's dressmakers so these lovely pieces are increasingly hard to find; especially in such wonderful condition.
    This incredible dress is perfect for your next evening function or cocktail party, it's so elegant and effortless to wear, with incredible panelled silk detail the to back. Cut on the bias in a classic 1930s floor length silhouette, it's made from beautiful black silk satin, it has a very dainty polka dot print, that skims over your curves and falls to a swishy hem. The lame bodice catches the light perfectly, the long sleeves are so elegant and end in a beautiful 1930s shaped cuff. The detail and quality of this dress is just breath-taking and it is even more stunning in real life!
  • Size: Small
    Size Detail: Model is 6ft1. Size Detail: Model is 6ft1. The dress would fit upto a small UK 12, USA 8, EU 40, please check the measurements below carefully, the dress goes on over the head so allow a little extra space for this too.
    Measurements: Bust 36 Inches 91.5cm, Waist 30 Inches 76cm, Hips free, Length 59 Inches 150cm, Shoulder to Shoulder 15 Inches 38cm, Sleeve Length 25 Inches 63.5cm.
    Material: Silk Satin + Lame
    Care: Dry Clean Only
    Condition: Vintage
    Era: 1920s-30
    Colour: Black + Gold
    Brand: Thornton Varley Ltd Hull
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