Very chic 1950s / 60s lace cocktail dress by Helen Whiting. Black lace with contrasting brown stitching, lined in black. Black velvet ribbon trim at sleeves and hem, wide scoop neckline, metal zipper in back. Dress is in excellent condition, just the ribbon bows will need professional steaming for velvet.
No size tag. The measurements listed below were taken while dress was laying flat and doubled where appropriate.
Bust – 38 inches
Waist – 32 inches
Hips – 38 inches
Length from shoulder to hem – 40.5 inches
Sleeve length – 8 inches
Sleeve circumference at upper arm – 12 inches
Shoulder across – 16 inches