Vintage 1920s Beaded Sequined Pink Silk Tulle Dress, The Rhea Shop, XS

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Breathtaking authentic vintage 1920s dress in pink silk designed with a thin layer of silk tulle net over top and a show-stopping beaded and sequined front skirt panel! She's sleeveless styled with beaded and sequined shoulder straps into a square cut neckline with layered tulle over top. A side swept sequin and beaded bodice panel features swirling circles at the top and leafy projections. The right side waist shows a peek of the pink silk taffeta cummerbund which is accented with gorgeous silk flowers. The cummerbund encircles the back with a large bow accent. The skirt is made of three layers: a pink silk under layer with lace trim, followed by the sheer silk tulle layer with silk fabric flowers ornamenting both sides and the heavily beaded and sequined front panel with an elongated hem. This panel is made of tiny clear bugle beads and clear iridescent sequins and if you look closely, you can see more leafy projections at the sides and larger floral designs down the center. The dress closes down upper back left side to waist with snaps. Labeled "The Rhea Shop Milwaukee".

Label: The Rhea Shop Milwaukee
Content: Silk, silk tulle net, silk taffeta, glass beads, sequins, silk flowers

Best Fit: XS
Bust: 30-31"
Waist: 28"
Hip: up to 45"
Length: 45 3/4" to 46 1/2"

Condition: Good- /Fair + / Great for Display or Very light wear due to fragile nature of tulle.

Tulle Condition:
Tears to tulle on bodice - when you handle it under the arms it easily tears. Yellowing to tulle on upper back. Right underarm stain that permeated both the tulle and silk layers. Hole to tulle on front skirt hidden by beaded sequin panel. Some minor discoloration.

Silk Condition: Nice shape with exception of right underarm stain which weakened the silk causing a very small tear - I've added a silk patch using super-mend to reinforce and close it. The original silk under skirt has been removed and replaced with almost matching pink silk from an authentic 1920s slip. This was a little bigger and so there's a small gap below the snap closure. It also has a small pink stain that's not visible on outside.

Beading/Sequin Panel: Two light yellow streaks extending down from the top design. Minor bead loss.

*Presents beautifully even with flaws. The tulle while fragile, isn't disintegrating.


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