1920s Velvet Deviore’ Day Dress


1920s delicate ‘Eau de Nil’ velvet devoire’ day dress with silk chiffon half sleeves

Size 8

The dress has an Art Deco inspired block print embossed onto the velvet, with a scooped neckline, piped in silk chiffon.

Her long sleeves are made up velvet deviore´ and silk chiffon.

Her shape is typical of this era and is drop waisted with a gathered skirt that allows for extra draped fabric for easier movement.

Measurements of Dress

Label This dress has no Label
Armpit to armpit 38 inches
Shoulder to hem 41 inches
Waist 38 inches
Hips 40 inches
Armhole Size 16 inches
Shoulder to Sleeve 8 inches
Sleeve Length 22 inches
Neck circumference 19 inches
Size</strong S UK 8-10
Closures This dress has no closures
Condition Very Good, some slight age spots on sleeve
Washing instructions Professionally dry clean
Fabric silk velvet Deviore’ and silk chiffon

Please be aware that Vintage items have had a previous life and have been previously cherished, they may however have minor imperfections.

We will try our best to note all the details of each garment, although we may sometimes overlook things, which we do apologise for.

Please do not expect perfection, unless stated so

Please make sure you check all the measurements of the garment before purchasing.

To ensure the best fit, we suggest you measure your favourite style garment and compare it to the measurements that are listed.

All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat. We then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.

For more information on sizing, please see our sizing guide.

Weight 0.5 kg