1940s New Look Party dress
Dramatic late 40s Evening dress by Dorothy Hobbs. Satin taffeta with black velvet accents. Dolman sleeves. Sculpted waistline traces the form of a peplum with a large satin bow accent. A rhinestone encrusted buckle adds elegant charm. The skirt is a full circle skirt that has a tightly gathered transition from the waist. A truly beautiful dress that epitomizes the new look created by Dior after the war. Good condition. there are some tiny repaired pinholes under the arm and a single little repaired slit (these don't distract from this Knock-out dress). Bust 34" Waist 25" , Shoulder to waist 15", Flared skirt.