Vintage 1950s taffeta and tulle Buckner’s Jamaica formal evening gown dress B34″ W27″


This stunning evening gown has a petal bust over a ruched net bodice.
The V bodice is boned with a detachable net shawl.
The skirt is constructed of three layers of net over a taffeta underskirt.
The dress fastens at the back with the original metal zip.

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Fabric: Tulle and taffeta

Label: Buckner’s Jamaica L.I. . There was another label which has been cut from the dress and only the top edge remains.

Country of origin: USA

Condition: This pre loved vintage dress is in very good condition for it’s age. ​There are a couple of small snags in the tulle skirt but these are hidden in the folds.


Bust: 34″
Waist: 27″
Hips: full skirt ​ ​
Under arm seam to waist:​ 8.5″
Waist to hem: 43″

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