This breathtaking couture, 1950’s Platinum grey cocktail dress with beaded and pearl deatiling is a classic of her era and the perfect piece for your vintage wardrobe.
Her scooped neckline is framed by wide shoulder straps, leading to a sleeveless cut and a hint to a cap sleeve.
Her fitted bodice emphasises a cinched in waistline, set off by a full, draped skirt.
The bead and pearl detailing starts at the shoulders of the dress and cascades down the the dress to the skirt with a leaf like pattern.
The dress is half lined with a lightweight, sewn in net petticoat.
Label: Peggy Carter, 8-9 Berkley Street W1.
Measurements of the Dress
Armpit to armpit: up to 36 inches.
Shoulder to hem: up to 50 inches.
Waist: up to 29 inches.
Hips: up to 38 inches.
Shoulder to waist: 16.5 inches.
Size: M UK 12.
Closures: This dress fastens to the side with a 15.5 inch metal zip.
Condition: This dress is in near perfect condition with no missing beads that i can see. There are some minor light age marks on the skirt, which are not apparent and are concealed by the drape of the skirt when worn.
Washing instructions: This garment should either be professionally Dry Cleaned or gently hand washed in cool water.
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.