Green Jacquard Christmas Dinner Dress

 


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Dee's green x-mas -her house

A New version of this dress has recetntly been added. 
Pictures may be from any of the 4 versions of this

costume Gwtw4eveR has made.

   Christmas dinner dress
Fran ( Gwtw4eveR seamstress)  in her dress on left ; replica by Gwtw4eveR  for Dee on right.

This gown is constructed of 32  yards of deep green jacquard ( deep green heavy changeable taffeta  or brocade may be substituted if desired and available). It has 7 yards of black satin for sleeves and bias trim. Bodice is flat lined, boned, and lined and closes with approximately 32  hooks and eyes. Bodice is trimmed with custom covered  ball buttons and attaches with 8 hooks and eyes to skirt which is over 350 inches wide at hem. There is a separate sash and white lace collar and cuff trim. Included is a hair ornament consisting of a red flower with  green velvet bow attached to a comb or barrette.

 A Vintage LUX soap cameo brooch ,which is 1939 replica, is included as is a matching petal purse. (see purse photo below)

     bodice green dinner

   green holiday dinner pursesleeve detail green dinnersash detial green dinner

    collar detail green dinner

Image on the left is Lux Brooch. Image on right shows brooch on dress.
Dress
requires a heavy weight 10 to 12 wire hoop slip with minimum bottom circumference of 175 inches.

  See Underpinnings page for examples.

   
Two phtos of Sarah in her costume: on left with Green Velvet Paris ian Hat; on right with jacket/capelet added.
This  jacket/ capelet requires 7 yards of black cut or embossed velvet and  is flat lined  and lined and closes  with black frogs. 

Optional Black Fur Muff. Muff may be animal skin or synthtic per choice/availability. Muff shown is synthetic.

Optional  Green VelvetParis ian Hat is also available. See our "HAT BOX" page.
Optional  black cut velvet jacket also avaialbe. See "Black Velvet Winter Jacket" costume page.

 
Our version of  the Green Velvet Paris ian Hat: Gwtw4eveR replica


Sarah in above photo in her replica costume plus Paris ian Hat.

Click on small images below to see englargements . All these small photos are Gwtw4everR replica
costumes.




 

 

Above is a Franklin Mint "bride" doll  redressed by Gwtw4ever.

To view the "Black Velvet Winter Jacket "page click Here 

 

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