One of the most spectacular finds of my life! VERY RARE brown and black 1950's/1960's Erlebacher Washington, DC. This dress is from the store where JACQUELINE BOUVIER is known to have purchased most of her wedding trousseau - and from that precise era! The construction of the this piece is extraordinary with those lovely little touches one only finds in high-end vintage. Appears it may never have been worn, or worn VERY gently by someone VERY genteel!
Marked Size: US Size 14/PLUS (see dimensions).
**Please check the measurements provided below before purchasing. Vintage clothing sizes often fit much smaller than modern sizes.**
Dimensions (clothing is measured flat and unstretched):
* Bust: 19.5"
* Waist: 14" (
* Hips: 23", with ample give
* Length: 39"
* Inset Sleeves: 13"
Brand/Designer: Erlebacher Washington DC
Origin: Made in USA (ILGWU tag)
Condition: Excellent for any era.
Color: Brown / Black
Fabric/Material: Fabric content unknown. Likely synthetic. Beautiful raised pattern in black and brown. IGWU label.
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