Big giant copper metallic polka dots! On black taffeta fabric! Victor Costa for Neiman Marcus 1980s strapless cocktail dress with a deep V sweetheart-ish neckline created by the two flaps of fabric that foldover in the front. Large fabric bow at bodice The small flaps of fold-over fabric at the neckline gives this dress a little 40's flare.
Drop fitted waist to the skirt with a full ruffled skirt to skirt that hits below the knee. Crinolines beneath to keep its shape. Boning in the bodice to keep your shape! Hidden back YKK zipper closure. Created With Pride in U.S.A.” Another highly regarded vendor is selling this same dress, in a much smaller size for $500!!
Size: US 10 (see dimensions).
**Please check the dimensions provided below before purchasing. Vintage clothing sizes often fit much smaller than modern sizes**
Dimensions (clothing is measured flat and un-stretched):
* Bust: 14”
* Waist: 16”
* Hips: 28” (full)
* Length: 33”
* Other: Sweep: 60”
Maker: Victor Costa for Neiman Marcus
Origin: "Fabric Made in USA". “Crafted With Pride in the USA”
Condition: Excellent. One hook and eye missing from above the zipper closure.
*Outer: 100% Acetate
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