1950s Couture Designer Helena Barbieri Silk Satin Beaded Cocktail Dress
Re-create those 1950s red carpet moments at your next soirée in this couture Helena Barbieri cocktail gown. Barbieri was a popular New York fashion designer known for her luxe high-end evening wear and this number is no exception!
Fashioned in a beautiful two-toned purple silk satin, this elegant strapless dress features a detachable shoulder wrap, a pearl and rhinestone encrusted bodice belt and a bubble-hemmed "Watteau" style attached back drape.
The bodice is expertly tailored with light boning and cotton lining. The back drape attaches at the top with metal snaps. Fastens up the back with a metal zipper.
Total Length: 36"
Label: Helena Barbieri Original
Condition: Very Good
There are a few very small verdigris spots on the satin under the waistline where it looks like the metal may have been touching the satin during storage. The zipper is missing a tooth, but still functions properly. Priced accordingly.
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