Absolutely stunning 1950's dress by world reknowned label Carven, Paris. This is a total darling of a dress and is worth having just as a collectible item, but will be even better to wear this Autumn and Winter! Team with seamed stockings, heels and black gloves for the perfect 50's look! Carven is a known designer today, known for beautiful dressses, and this is an adorable example of the label in its earlier years. Carven began in 1945 as a couture house and by the 50's was producing more reday-to-wear lines. This dress is from a colaboration they did with a UK manufacturing house; Marcel Fenez, doing these collaborations ensured Carvens designs were avaliable Worldwide. This dress is so beautiful, a rich warm and weighty boucle wool in tan and black checks. With a zip down the back, a gathered waist and full skirt, this dress creates a magnificent silhouette! Front button detail, a petite bow at the neck and a skinny matching belt, this dress has it all! Make a statement in this beauty!
Size UK12; bust 36-38", waist 30", length from waist to hem 26.5"
Absolutely amazing vintage condition with no damage at all.