‘Peggy’ 1940’s sequinned evening dress UK 10-12
‘Peggy’ is a stunning 1940’s original evening gown. The name derives from this dress’ colourful past. It was worn by a lady called Peggy who used to sing to the troops in the Second World War. Isn’t it just wonderful when your clothes come with such a story to tell?
The dress is black and made of lace with heavy sequin embellishment over the whole gown. The sequins are in shades of purple and green as they shimmer in the light.
The gown is wonderfully fitted and has a fish-tail style back to it.
All of our measurements are done with the products lying flat. Please compare these carefully to your measurements
Measurements of the dress
Bust (armpit to armpit): 37 inches
Under bust (rib cage): 28 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 44 inches
Waist (narrowest part): up to 30 inches
Condition: Good vintage condition. There are some very small areas where a few sequins have been lost, which would be expected due to the age of the dress but this is hardly noticeable and takes nothing away from the beauty of the dress. The lining is in excellent condition.
Fabric: Lace dress with iridescent sequin embellishment
Washing instructions: We recommend this item is dry cleaned