Sweet Disorder Vintage
1920s Embroidered Velvet Dress
VIntage 1920s embroidered velvet dress. Sweet & simple 20s silhouette with a drop waist and cap sleeves. Lush velvet yarn flowers in shades of thistle and green hand-embroidered on the chest and skirt. They glow against the deep black cotton velvet of the dress. The neckline is edged in matching pink & red silk. Folk style ornamental stitching on the center seam of the skirt. Hidden side placket of hook & eyes for ease. No label, lovingly handmade. Excellent condition, no staining or damage to the velvet. Only note is a little fraying to the silk trim on the neckline (see photo). Sturdy, fresh and very wearable.
Flat Measurements~SHoulders 15" Chest 17" Waist at drop waist seam 15.5" Hip 24" Length 41" Length shoulder to drop waist seam 16" Armscye 8". Shown on a US size 4 mannequin.