These decorate the front part of the dress and the cuffs. A large bow for the train has been made from the same fabric.
On the back the dress is made of ribbed brown silk. In the hem area and in the area of the long train this silk is laid in small folds. The dress is closed with buttons on the front. All are present - which is a little miracle. The top is reinforced with corset stays.
Tiny signs of age and wear, which are hardly visible. Dresses tailored in this fashionable style should emphasize the figure extremely. They were all one-piece pieces and were only worn for a short time.They are very rare to find. The name comes from the English Queen Alexandra, Princess of Wales. She made these dresses presentable.
They were only tailored and worn for a few years, so that a dating at this point is easy. Bust: 79 cm Waist: 61 cm Front Length: 140 cm Back Length: 210 cm.If you are interested, make a realistic offer and the item is yours. The item "1879 Antique Princess Style Wedding Dress, Bustle dress, antique gown, Kleid" is in sale since Saturday, September 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage\Women's Vintage Clothing\Dresses". The seller is "madameflorance" and is located in Bad Vilbel. This item can be shipped worldwide.