Posh Girl Vintage

1930's Black Silk Velvet Art Deco Dress - S/M

Here's a stunning & rare antique Art Deco era dress from the 1920's to 1930's. Made of black silk velvet and glass beads. It's true old Hollywood glamour! The dress is a simple slip on style. The sleeves are big & flared lined in ivory silk to match the beads. The front & back are beaded in circles of clear and white glass bead work. The top of the shoulders have velvet & ivory ruffles. It was owned by a lucky & wealthy lady who did not wear her things very much. So this dress has lot's of life left.

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Condition Details: Freshly dry cleaned by a non toxic earth friendly cleaners. No holes or stains. Very black. Only minor general wear. We had the beads reinforced by a seamstress, so they're more sturdy. The inside ivory silk has some wear areas that were tacked down inside to the velvet. This is a very old dress but it is very well made & has lots of life left.

Label: Old Union Dress Makers Label

Size Details: Fits an adult Small/Med

Bust: Fabric is 34" - Will fit a bust size 32"/33"

Waist: Fabric is 30" will fit up to a size 28" waist

Hips: Fabric is 44" - 22" across

Total Length:  Bodice 16" - Skirt is 38"- From top of shoulder to waist seam, then to bottom of fabric

Sleeves:  15" - Measured from neck opening. Beads are 6"



  • Item #: BD717
  • Era: 1920's
  • Size: Small/Medium
  • Condition: Excellent
  • Fabric: Silk Velvet, Beads