Gorgeous and incredibly sexy cream vintage 1930s crepe bias cut evening dress with an open plunging back! Strappy sleeveless form fitting silhouette - in my opinion bias cuts are the most flattering cut that moves with your body and is comfortable at the same time! Art Deco curved upper waist seam that cascades down the sides and fully extending down the back to the hem which lays in waves. Two skinny belt loops at sides. No closures - you'll need to be able to pull this on over your head.
Presents beautifully - would make a stunning wedding dress!
Please note: pictured with handmade synthetic ribbon closure with authentic Art Deco clasp closure. Not original to dress, but I will include if you like. I don't currently have vintage silk ribbon, which I think would look much nicer and truer to the era.
Content: Textured crepe - great fluidity and flexibility to fabric
Color: Cream / Ivory Cream
Best Fit: XS - S - S/M
Waist: 25-30" (7" below underarm seam straight across)
Length: Approx. 58-59"
For reference, my measurements are 31.5" bust, 25" waist and 37" hip. Handmade belt meant to fit a 25-25.5" waist.
Condition: Very Good / Ready to Wear!
2 very minor fabric pulls revealing the tiniest hole - enlarge last two images for detail.
Please note: I have not cleaned.
About bias cuts: "Bias cuts involve the diagonal cutting of fabric against the grain. This created the figure-hugging, draped, yet comfortable silhouette", sourced here: https://bit.ly/3fIbS50
PAYMENT: I accept Paypal & Venmo payments, credit card, checks and money orders. If you would like to pay via personal check, shipment will occur once the check has cleared the bank.
PAYPAL AND CREDIT CARDS
You do not need a PayPal Account to pay for your items through PayPal however you may want to consider opening a Paypal Account as it is another layer in protecting your credit cards.
To pay via Paypal without an account, after you submit your order click the "Pay Now" button. Scroll Down and you will see the option to pay with a Credit or Debit Card WITHOUT having to sign up for a PayPal account. Then follow the screen instructions.
LAYAWAY: If the item is over $150, please contact me for layaway terms. All layaway requests are subject to a 30% non-refundable downpayment to secure the item on layaway. The length of layaway is determinate upon the cost of the item. Please contact me for more information on layaway.
SHIPPING ADDRESS: If paying via Paypal, I will ship to the address associated with your Paypal account. If you would like for me to ship to a different address than that provided in your Paypal account, please login to Paypal and add the other address prior to payment.
DOMESTIC SHIPMENT: All items are shipped via USPS First Class Mail or Priority Mail. A shipment confirmation with tracking information will be provided at time of shipment.
INTERNATIONAL SHIPMENT: Insured First Class Mail is available for items weighing less than 4 lbs. If you prefer USPS Priority Mail International, you can select this option during the check-out process.
INSURANCE: Items or combined orders above $250 will be fully insured. Insurance for items under $200 is available upon request. Please contact me if you would like your item insured.
We love international customers! All international buyers will need to pay their countries customs fees/duties as these are out of my control.
SHIPMENT TIME: I ship within 2-3 business days from purchase unless otherwise noted in my shop announcement or at the top of each item description.
EXPEDITED SHIPMENT: If you are interested in Expedited shipping, please contact me for a quote.
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
All sales are final, so please shop with care and ask as many questions as you need. For additional photos of an item, please contact me.
For antique and vintage jewelry, any items that are re-sized by us or your own jeweler are not returnable. If you are unhappy with your item, contact us immediately. All antique and vintage jewelry items that are approved for a return, must be returned to us within 7 days of original receipt. Jewelry returns need to be fully insured with signature required. As long as jewelry item is returned in same pristine condition as sent in the allotted time period, returns will be fully refunded less the shipping cost to/from. Please email for more information!
I strive to provide detailed information, condition statements and careful accurate measurements for each item to ensure a positive buyer experience. If you are unhappy with an item, please contact me within 24 hours of receipt and I will review case-by-case. If an exchange/refund is approved, the item must be sent back within 48 hours after our communication.
All granted exchanges / refunds will be less the shipping cost to/from. No returns for layaway items unless unless approved case-by-case. If approved layaway return, the refund will be less the 30% non-refundable downpayment as well as the shipping cost to/from. No refunds are issued based on fit of the item - please measure carefully and feel free to ask for help on sizing.
Vintage Lingerie, specialty event dresses & items sold on layaway may not be returned or exchanged.
RESERVE POLICY: Please contact me if you would like to reserve an item. I offer a 24 hour hold before the start of layaway or an outright purchase. Newly listed items cannot be reserved within the first week of the listing.