1930’S-40’s Deep V Formal – Sophie for SAKS FIFTH AVENUE


Black Rayon with Sequined Ruffles – Old Hollywood Glamour – Size Medium

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1930’s-40’s Glamorous Rayon Formal that drops out low in the front as well as the back…with 4 runs of sequined ruffles running below the hips to the hemline. The ruffled edges are lined with black netting adorned with small black sequins. The netting with sequins are repeated along the sleeves edge as well. There are light shoulder pads sewn into the garment. Below the dramatic exposed back is a Talon metal zipper as a closure.
This is totally High Style Hollywood Glamour, From SAKS FIFTH AVENUE..
This cut is so flattering, as it hugs the body in all the right places. The skirt area flares out with ruffles towards the hemline in a tulip shape..

Sophie Gimbel was an American fashion designer for Salon Moderne of Saks Fifth Avenue. She was a leading designer for nearly 40 years and an innovator of the “New Look” that gained popularity after World War II.

This garment is in EXCELLENT VINTAGE CONDITION.. no issues to note.
Inside the dress are 2 labels

I would say that this dress is a WOMEN’S MEDIUM
**Check Measurements below to be certain of the size:
Bust taken under the arm pit to arm pit: 34 to 36 inches
Waist: 28 inches ( mannequin has a 27 inch waist).
Hip area: 38 inches
Length from the top of the shoulder to the waist: 16-1/2 inches
From the waist to the hemline: 42 inches

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