50s Deep Coral 100% Shot Silk Dupion Iridescent Full Circle Swing Dress

by Holy Cats! Vintage Store
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Original 50s Vintage Deep Coral 100% Shot Silk Dupion Raw Silk Iridescent Full Skirt Swing Occasion Cocktail Prom Evening Pin Up Rockabilly Wedding Races Dress, Occasion Party Christmas Cocktail Prom Dress, Pin Up Rockabilly Bombshell Wedding Guest Attire Races 4th of July Independence Day Mother of the Bride Mad Men Mrs. Maisel I Love Lucy Formal Dress

This gorgeous occasion cocktail lower calf length dress by ORAH from the 50s is a true head-turner! The dress is made of an insanely beautiful, fabulous iridescent fabric - deep coral russet shot with greens, purples and yellow! It is called Dupion silk and is a pure silk fabric made out of raw silk fiber. Silk Dupioni fabric's distinctive feature is the excellent glimmering effect it produces when moved around in light due to the two or even three colors. Silk Dupioni fabrics are completely hand-woven.
The dress features short wing/cup style sleeves and a stunning wide V-Neckline both at the front and at the back. There is a structures petal shape detail at the front of the bodice and the top is fitted to the waist. It has a beautifully cut circle swing skirt. The dress fastens with the side zip. The bodice is lined in matching coral red silky fabric while the skirt is not lined. A petticoat and the belt are used in the photos which are not included. Made in Great Britain.

Estimated fit size UK 10/US6/EU38, but please check out measurements below to ensure a great fit.


  • Bust 34"
  • Waist 29"
  • Length shoulder to hem 50"

The measurements provided are taken with the garment lying flat, fastened. They are the actual measurements of the garment and not the measurements of the person it will fit. Please allow 1" each way for a better fit.

Style tip: Pair this amazing dress with your favorite pumps or heel sandals and don't forget a small clutch bag! You will leave no head unturned for sure!

Excellent vintage condition. No holes, stains, tears, rips, runs, odor or arm pit issues or other notable flaws. Clean and ready for wear or gifting. Gift wrap available! Dry clean only. Learn more about vintage care


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  • 7-10 business days to deliver to the US (depends on particular location)
  • and about 10-14 business days to deliver to Australia and Asia-Pacific.

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