Vintage 1960s - women's black velvet sleeveless evening cocktail holiday party dress - bow detail - M L medium large - 38 bust 29 30 waist


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Classic little black dress :)

Vintage 1960s sleeveless, V-neck black velvet sheath dress with bow detail.

Near perfect vintage condition; very light wear from age and use. No holes, rips, tears, stains, markings, excessively worn areas, areas of discoloration or fading, open or stressed seams, or other issues.

Slightly higher waist line that gradually descends from front to back with bow attached at center of front, under bust line (see photos of side view).

Skirt is pencil-style; will hang more loosely on those with smaller hips.

Metal zipper down center of back; zipper is in great working condition and opens & closes easily.

One hook-and-eye closure at top of zipper and also at waist line over zipper in back (pictured).

Velvet is super soft and supple throughout.

Lined on inside with black synthetic fabric.

Made by Franklin Simon New York.

Shown on women's modern size 4 mannequin with these measurements: 33.5" Bust, 25.5" Waist, 34.5" Hips.

Dress is larger size than mannequin; dress has been pinned to fit mannequin.

Freshly dry-cleaned; dry-cleaning recommended for future care of garment.

Bust: 38"
Waist: 29" - 30"
Hips: 40"
Shoulder to waist: 15.5"
Arm hole: 8.5" flat, shoulder to pit
Bow: 5.5" x 2"
Length: 40.5" shoulder to hem
Zipper: 14"


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If you'd like us to put an item on hold for you or would like to make special arrangements, just send a message about the item and when you plan to pay. Items cannot be held for more than 5 business days.

Shipping from United States

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Free *DOMESTIC* shipping offered on all clothing items.

Fast Doll utilizes USPS Priority Mail, First Class Packaging and Media Mail (where applicable) shipping for both domestic and international orders.

In order to offer US customers free domestic shipping on clothing items, we use First Class Packaging services to ship garments in the US due to costs. International shipping is not complimentary. Upgraded shipping options are available for clothing items in each listing for expedited shipping (additional fee applies).

I ship twice a week on Mondays and Thursdays, unless Monday is a postal holiday. Turnaround time is anywhere from 1-3 business days.

Gift wrapping is also available upon request! :)

Please be aware that you are responsible for your own custom fees.

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept exchanges

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

I don't accept returns or cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
  • Items on sale

Returns and exchange details

All sales are final so please read all item descriptions closely. We make every attempt to photograph and describe our items as accurately as possible so you can buy with confidence. :)

***Due to using First Class Packaging (which offers no insurance) on clothing orders, I am not responsible for clothing lost in the mail. Please inform me if you'd like to upgrade your shipping at your own cost. Please make sure your shipping address is also CLEAR, CORRECT and ACCURATE. :)


Please note: All clothing measurements are taken in inches while the garment is laying flat on a flat surface.

Measurements of the display mannequin are also noted in every clothing item's description.

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