Antique Redux Lace Day Dress - Victorian Dress Altered into 1920's Style Dress - Bobbin Lace - Hand Embroidered - Museum Collection Dress -

Antique Redux Lace Day Dress - Victorian Dress Altered into 1920's Style Dress - Bobbin Lace - Hand Embroidered - Museum Collection Dress -

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An absolutely stunning dress that came to me from the Bear River Costume Museum in Nova Scotia, Canada. This piece is a vintage redux from an antique Victorian dress that was later styled into a Late 1920's day dress.

Details of this incredible collectible piece include:

♦︎ Café Au Lait Cotton Lawn Fabric
♦︎ Ivory Floral Embroidery Throughout
♦︎ Added Bobbin Lace Shawl Collar
♦︎ Deep Hemmed Short Sleeves
♦︎ Gathered Bodice and Skirt
♦︎ Slight Drop Waist
♦︎ Layered Skirts
♦︎ Added Metal Side Zipper
♦︎ Above The Ankle Length

This piece had been part of a museum collection for many decades and is in it's original condition. At Some Point in the late 20's the Dress was completely re-designed from an original antique dress. Lace Collar shows some repairs and skirt has some marks as shown is photo #5. This dress is a true piece of history showing the use of textiles from generation to generation. I am not certain when the zipper was added but it was definitely at a later date.

All measurements are taken with garment laying flat and doubled where necessary. Please allow ease and know your own measurements to assure a proper fit.

BEST FITS CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN SIZE 8 TO 10. STYLE OF DRESS IS MEANT TO HAVE A LOOSE, DRAPED FIT.

BUST: 41"

WAIST: 32"

HIP: 58"

SKIRT LENGTH: 31.5" (top of bottom waist to hem)

SLEEVE LENGTH: 10"

Please note that this is an Antique dress and shows previous wear. Please feel free to convo us with any questions.

Dress will be shipped via Canada Post. Fedex available upon request.

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