Vintage handmade Victorian Renascence style 2 pc dress. Deep emerald green silk/ rayon velvet. Black lace and sequin trim.
Presented here is a stunning vintage handmade gown or 2 piece set. 1970 by Jessica Overstreet who made these gorgeous ensembles for the Renascence Fair in Southern California. It is made of a silk/ rayon velvet in deep emerald green. The bodice has corset stays, the puff sleeves, back and mid-drift are made of taffeta with green and black stripes, woven with silver metallic threads. The front of the bodice has embroidery with gold metallic, black braid and black sequins.The lower sleeves are completely smocked with elastic. The edges and cuffs are trimmed with 2 wide black lace. The front has gold metallic laces with metal eyes, this can be adjusted to fit.
The bodice has a metal separating zipper in the back. The bodice is 23" long from shoulder to front point, bust about 34" as shown this can be adjusted depending on how much opening you want in the front, waist 26 as shown. The skirt is all velvet with lace, sequins and black braid at the hem, a lovely hand rolled red velvet rose accents the side. It has a drawstring waist which is completely adjustable.
It is 33" long, ballet length, sweep at the hem 70". Both pieces are in excellent condition, clean, sturdy, no damage, they look never worn. The written description is based on my opinion and observation of the item.
I do my best, if you have another opinion please feel free to let me know, additional knowledge is always appreciated. The listing is for the items described only, props and display items are not included. Check out my other items. Be sure to add me to your favorites list. I try to note any obvious damage or flaws but there may be flaws or damage not noticed on initial inspection.I do not take anything apart or check every hidden fold. The item "VINTAGE Victorian Renaissance style DRESS Corset TOP Skirt GREEN VELVET lace S-M" is in sale since Friday, March 30, 2018.
This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Costumes, Reenactment, Theater\Reenactment & Theater\Medieval & Renaissance". The seller is "reflectionsdru" and is located in Virginia City, Nevada.
This item can be shipped worldwide.