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Dee Davenport Howe

146 Bowdoin Street ~ Springfield, Massachusetts 01109 ~ (413) -781-1505

 

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1980's Black and green Gown and jacket. The top part of the gown is black velvet, one inch wide shoulder straps. Natural waist line, no waist seam. The black velvet goes down to the hips on the sides and to v seams in both front and back . At that point the skirt starts, a beautiful rayon satin gathered green skirt. Skirt is mid calf length. Back zipper. The jacket is bolero style. Label Alyce Designs Size 8, 34 inch bust, 28 inch waist, 45 inches long. Mint Condition.

cat# DC6129 price $56.00

 

 

 

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1950's Purple Tulle and velvet gown. The bodice is royal purple velvet with a wide "V" neck, off the shoulder style with spaghetti straps . Around the neck line is 2 inch 2 layers of pleated tulle trim. Side metal zipper. Natural waist line, with V seams in both back and front. The skirt is purple tulle, 2 layers, and a purple taffeta under slip. Gown is lower calf length. Their are some stains on the purple taffeta slip and the second layer of tulle. No stains on top layer of tulle. The stain I mentioned are not noticeable The top layer of tulle has a lot of folds in the fabric . One small wear mark on the velvet on the waist, just above the seam on the left side. Maybe flowers or a bow were pined there at one time. Any other stain you see are a trick of the camera. This is a beautiful gown 34 inch bust, 24 inch waist, 53 inches long. Excellent Condition.

Cat# DC6131 price $235.00

 

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1980's Black velvet evening or cocktail dress. Long sleeves a slight bat wing style on the upper part and narrow from the elbows down to wrist. V neck. The dress is a wraparound style , rhinestone buckle on the left hip for closure. Label Regina Kravitz New York. size 10 . Bust 36 inches, 38 inch hips, 47 inches long from shoulder to hem. Lower calf length. Like New

Cat# DC5670 price $65.00

 

 

 

 

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"NEW" 1980's Black velvet spandex fabric. Deep V neck line . Seam under the bust,self bust, 1 1/2 inch wide shoulder straps . Shoulder straps are decorated with gold sequins. Fitted waist no waist seam. Semi full skirt. The skirt has 4 -8 inch slits from the hem up, One on each side and one each in front and back. The dress looks like it has never been worn. Label Blondie Nites By Linda Berell Size 9. 36 inch bust, 28 inch waist, 37 inch hips and 41 inches long from shoulder to hem. Excellent Condition.

Cat# DC6045 price $55.00

 

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Very pretty Black and gold gown. 1/2 inch Straps. Boned Corset style top with black and gold braid trim in front. The top hangs over the skirt. Skirt is floor length, straight style with a 22 inch slit in front on the left side. Back zipper. Great gown. 34 inch bust and hips, 53 inches long. Excellent Condition.

Cat# DC5439 price $55.00

 

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1980's Silver and black Cocktail /party dress. The bodice and peplum are a silver lame' with black flocking. Round neck, elbow length puffy sleeves and a 7 1/2 inch peplum. Sleeves , neckline and bottom of peplum are timed with black velvet. Also a black velvet bow on the left hip. Dress has a natural waist line. The skirt Black velvet and is a straight style wiggle skirt . 34 inch bust, 26 inch waist, 36 inch hips and 40 inches long from shoulder to hem. Excellent condition. no flaws that I notice.

Cat# DC5673 price $65.00

 

 

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1980's Cranberry Red lace gown. Halter top , one strap around the neck. Inverted "V" seam under the bust. Gown is form fitting, floor length. The back of the gown is longer than the front has a slight train. Gown is lined in red acetate. Back zipper. Their are a few snags in the lace not noticeable, no holes or stains. 36 inch bust, 29 inch waist, 36 inch hips. 52 inches long from shoulder to hem in front. In back from bottom of bra line to hem is 52 inches. Label Scene. Excellent  Condition. Photo shows dress as an orange red it is not it's cranberry.

Cat# DC5960 price $85.00

 

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1980's Black crepe evening gown. High round neck in front. The upper front and sides of the bodice is a black mesh with black sequins and bead trim over the crepe. The back of the bodice has cross spaghetti straps. Below the bust the gown is a black crepe, straight style floor length skirt. with a 22 inch side slit. Back zipper. 32/ 34 inch bust, 25 inch waist, 34 inch hips, 56 inches long. Excellent Condition. No Flaws that I notice.

Cat# DC5963 price $55.00

 

 

 

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1950's Black silk velvet gown. High round neck, 3/4 sleeves with 3 inch turned up cuffs. Sleeves are wide at the shoulders and under arms and narrow at the cuffs. The top part of the bodice in front is decorated with rhinestones and tear drop pearls, forming a "V" design. Back zipper that only zips half way up the back. The rest of the back is open to the hook closure at the collar. Floor length gathered skirt. with 2 inseam pockets and a belt at the waist. 24 inch waist, 34/36 inch bust. 57 inches long from shoulder to hem. Excellent Condition.

Cat# DC4894 price $125.00

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1950's Light green evening gown. The bodice is strapless light green lace . The lace opens on the very top of the bodice to show light green tulle with a rhinestone flower pin in the center. Side metal zipper. Natural waist line. The bodice is lined in light green rayon taffeta. The skirt has a green rayon taffeta under slip with 2 layers of green tulle. The bottom layer of tulle has a few small holes they are not noticeable from the top layer of the gown. Gown comes with a matching light green lace bolero jacket. The Gown is Bust 34 inches and 26 inch waist, 52 inches from under the arms to the hem. Great gown. .

Cat# DC5678 price $225.00

 

 

 

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Burgundy 1990's Formal dress, The bodice is burgundy satin . Low round neck in front, sleeveless. In the back of the bodice it halter style and ties for closure. There is a cut out under that that goes to below the waist. Back zipper. The skirt is a burgundy crepe that starts under the bust and goes to lower calf length or just above the ankle, with a front side kick. 36 inch bust, 40 hips, 47 inches from shoulder to hem. New/ Excellent Condition.

Cat# DC4896 price $45.00

 

 

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 Daveda Howe

146 Bowdoin Street ~ Springfield, Massachusetts 01109 ~ (413) -781-1505