Stunning and Rare!! 1950s vintage Mr. Blackwell Design black sleeveless dress with fringed shawl. The set consists of a classic Marilyn Monroe style WIGGLE LBD cocktail dress with a boned bodice. Dress has a scoop neck and fitted waist, hitting just below the knee. Very deep scooped back with hidden back zipper closure has the sweetest little black bow at the top. The tiny bow has a hook and eye enclosure that needs repair, but is super easy to fix! The coordinating shawl is in black with an off-white fringe trim. “Mr. Blackwell Design” signature cloth labels are on the interior or both items. Fully lined in a rich but light black fabric.
Maker: Mr. Blackwell Design
Size: Size 10, but runs small (see dimensions below)
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Dimensions (clothing is measured flat and unstretched):
* Bust: 17"
* Waist: 14"
* Hips: 17"
* Length: 35"
* Shawl Width: 58”
* Shawl Length: 27”
* Fringe Length: 12”
Color: Black, Off White
Origin: Made in USA
Condition: Very Good. Hook and eye closure at tiny back bow needs repair.
Fabric: Unmarked, likely Wool
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