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Vintage 1950s Black Bow-Front Short Sleeve Cocktail Dress, Small

Vintage 1950s Black Bow-Front Short Sleeve Cocktail Dress, Small

A beautiful 1950s black full-skirted party dress by Madeleine Fauth. It has a button front, short dolman sleeves, a natural waist and a round neckline with a velvet bow. Secret side pocket included! It is unlined and was photographed with a crinoline.

COLOUR: Black 


LABEL: Madeleine Fauth D.B.L 
Born Magdalena Schramm, she married Morgan Fauth, a designer at the David crystal Label. 
She started out in the 30s at a Saks Fifth Avenue junior house, then her own Valroy label, the International Dress Company and Arkay after that. 

CONDITION: White marks on the front of the sleeves and skirt. The bow is a little frayed and has a mark on it. The bottom button is missing. There is a small hole just below the waistline at the front. The stitching is undone on the waistline for 1 cm. It looks there the original bust darts were altered and the previous stitch lines are visible on the front. One of the chain stitch belt loops is broken. 

✂--- Allow for some ease.

Bust: 36 in. (91.5 cm)
Waist: 26 in. (66 cm)
Length (waist to hem): 28 in. (71 cm)

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