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Dresses

Check out our selection of dresses from the Edwardian era to the 90s.
  • Edwardian white dress

    Antique 1900's Edwardian White Cotton Lace Victorian Lawn Dress, Vintage Wedding Dress XS

    $ 425.00

    Stunning antique white dress accented with inset lace at neckline, bodice, and skirt. Pin tucked details below waist. 
    High neckline, hook and eye closure at back. Carved mother of pearl buttons up the back.
    Loose fit at the front, with tiny gathers at the mid waist above the waistband.
    Small fitted waist, accented with lace details.
    Long sleeves, approx. 3/4 length.
    Skirt with inset flare design.
    See condition. Overall this is a gorgeous dress. Intact and wearable.
    This dress is XS would be fine for a petite woman or young lady.
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    LABEL: Unbranded

    SIZE: Fits like XS

    MEASUREMENTS
    Inside Neck: 12 1/2"
    Shoulder: 13 1/4" seam to seam
    Underarm: 19 1/2"  double 39"
    Shoulder to top of waistband 13"
    Sleeve: 17 1/4"
    Waist: 12" double to 24"
    Hip: free
    Length: 58"
    Mannequin measurements: Size 2 Bust - 33" Waist - 24" Hips - 34"

    COLOR: White

    MATERIAL: Lightweight sheer cotton, lace, hook & eye, mother of pearl buttons.

    CONDITION: Very good. In wonderful wearable condition. There is a small hole at back bodice approx. 1/4". There are a few small areas along fold and hemline where the fabric has become damaged. A small hole at skirt in back. a few spots, one shown in the last photo. Overall very beautiful.

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  • Vintage 1930s Cream Crochet Boho Midi Dress, Romantic Bohemian Wedding Day Dress S

    Vintage 1930s Cream Crochet Boho Midi Dress, Romantic Bohemian Wedding Day Dress S

    $ 400.00

    This is a gorgeous vintage  intricately hand crochet dress. Open weave, flowers, many different patterns.
    Rounded neckline, crochet buttons up the front.
    3/4 length sleeve.
    Fitted at the waist, flared skirt.
    Below knee length.
    Such a stunningly beautiful work of art that you can wear. 
    More photos available upon request. 

    LABEL: Not marked

    SIZE:  Fits like S

    MEASUREMENTS ** there is some stretch and give due to crochet weave.
    Shoulder: 14"
    Underarm: 14 1/2" can slightly stretch
    3/4 Sleeve: 20 1/2" neckline to hemline.
    Waist: 12 3/4"    double to 25 1/2"
    Hip: free
    Length: 45 1/2"

    Mannequin measurements: Size 2, Bust - 33" Waist - 24" Hips - 34"

    COLOR: Cream color
    MATERIAL: Not marked.
    CONDITION: Excellent. Has been dry cleaned. There are some faint stains on the front of the dress.
    CARE: Dry clean.

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  • Vintage 60s Sweet MOD Off White Hippie Maxi Dress, Empire Waist Wedding Party Dress S

    Vintage 60s Sweet MOD Off White Hippie Maxi Dress, Empire Waist Wedding Party Dress S

    $ 150.00

    Lovely vintage 60s MOD cream cotton maxi dress.
    High neckline, short sleeves. 
    The fabric has a stripe detail woven into the textile, there is a tiny open weave it's very pretty.
    Empire waist gathered below.
    Lace accents on the sleeve, front bodice, and along the empire waist. There is also a tiny flower applique on the lace and ribbon.
    There is a grosgrain ribbon detail at the back of the dress. 
    The dress is fully lined.
    This dress is very pretty. Perfect for a wedding, party or daily wear. 
    **All of our pieces are legitimate vintage, one of a kind, one piece only for sale.

    LABEL: Not marked. 

    SIZE:  Fits like S  All sizing given is approximate.  **Refer to measurements for an accurate fit. Vintage sizes run smaller than today's brands, items might run smaller than tags due to previous washing and sizing standards. You cannot rely on vintage tags for accurate sizing. 
    *Refer to our sizing/buying vintage guide for help.

    MEASUREMENTS
    Shoulder: 15"
    Underarm: 18" double to 36" * measured at front, 17.25" measured at back.
    Sleeve: 7"
    Empire waist 14.5" double to 29" measured 6" below armpit. 
    Hip: free, fuller skirt.
    Length: 56"
    Mannequin measurements: Size 2, Bust - 33" Waist - 24" Hips - 34" 

    COLOR: Cream, off-white. 

    MATERIAL: Cotton, acetate lining, metal zipper. 
    CONDITION: Excellent.
    CARE: Dry clean.

    Please remember that all vintage items are at least 20 years old. Usually, they have been worn, used, and loved, there may be minor flaws, as these pieces are not new. We try to give very accurate descriptions for each item. We repair seams and tighten buttons. All pieces are wearable unless otherwise noted. Refer to condition for additional information. We are a smoke-free environment. 

    SHIPPING & HANDLING: Domestic Shipping: Priority Mail including free tracking and insurance.
    If an item is returned to us due to inability to deliver, the buyer is fully responsible for all shipping fees to have the item reshipped to their destination. 


    SALES TAX: We collect sales tax for sales in California. The tax is paid to the State in compliance with local tax laws. 


    RETURNS/POLICIES: All vintage items are FINAL SALE. Lingerie and swimwear cannot be returned under any circumstances. 

    Please refer to store policies for more specifics. Your purchase is an acceptance of these policies.

    Feel free to contact us with any questions about this dress at papillonvintageshop@gmail.com
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  • Vintage 60s Cream Lace Maxi Dress, Wedding Party Long Overdress by Lilli Diamond SZ M

    Vintage 60s Cream Lace Maxi Dress, Wedding Party Long Overdress by Lilli Diamond SZ M

    $ 150.00

    Vintage 60s Cream Lace Bohemian Hippie Wedding Dress/ Romantic Mod Lace Gown with Belt 

    This is a lovely vintage cream colored lace dress by Lilli Diamond.
    Rounded collar, short sleeves, metal zipper at back.
    Bodice is lined in peach fabric.
    Fitted waist with matching belt. Belt accented with a lovely bow. The belt closes with snaps.
    Shirt is sheer and unlined. There is a slit up the front of the skirt. Originally there were probably a pair of shorts, skirt or pants that went under the open skirt of the dress.
    This slit has lace trim. It can easily be sewn closed if you prefer.
    You can also add a great pair of cream lace shorts and have an amazing wedding ensemble or party dress.
    We have never seen another like this!
    Perfect for many occasions.

    LABEL: Lilli Diamond, Bullocks Wilshire.

    SIZE: Fits like M **Check those measurements!!

    MEASUREMENTS
    Shoulder: 14 1/2"
    Underarm: 18" double to 36 there is a bit more room for boobies in front of the dress.
    Waist: 13.75" (flat)  double to 27"
    Hip: free
    Sleeve: 7 1/2"
    Length: 57"

    * Please verify all measurements as vintage sizes vary from modern sizing charts. All measurements taken with garment lying flat, double at waist, hips & underarms for proper fit.

    COLOR: Creamy lace, bodice lined in peach.

    MATERIAL: Lace, acetate lining, metal zipper at back.

    CONDITION: Very good. Has a small repair at the hipline.

    Please remember that all vintage items are at least 20 years old. Usually, they have been worn, used, and loved. We try to give very accurate descriptions for each item.
    We are a smoke free environment.

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  • Vintage 50s Pink Lace Strappy Dress + Jacket, Cocktail Party Suit Rhinestone Buttons,  25

    Vintage 50s Pink Lace Strappy Dress + Jacket, Cocktail Party Suit Rhinestone Buttons, 25" Waist

    $ 175.00

    Strappy dress with fitted waist, darts at bodice/bust to allow room for boobies.
    Darts below waistline for fit at hips.
    Dress is fabric lined, bodice has a secondary lining.
    There is boning along the front, back & sides of the dress to ensure nice fit.
    Metal zipper at back of dress.
    Straps of dress can be moved slightly up or down to adjust fit and length, by stitching them on interior of dress.
    Jacket is cropped and has a Peter Pan collar.
    Rhinestone buttons up the front.
    Long sleeves with rolled back cuffs. Glove length, not wrist length
    Darts at bust.
    This is a perfect outfit for a wedding, party & day to evening wear.

    **All of our pieces are legitimate vintage, one of a kind, one piece only for sale.
    Accessories not included in sale. For styling purposes only.

    LABEL: Not marked.

    SIZE: All sizing given is approximate. Not marked - fits like S
    **Refer to measurements for accurate fit.

    MEASUREMENTS
    JACKET:
    Shoulder: 16"
    Underarm: 18 1/4" double to 36 1/2" Darts to allow room for bust.
    Sleeve: 19 3/4" *glove length
    Width at bottom: 14 1/2" double to 29"

    DRESS:
    Underarm: 15" double to 30" measured at back of dress. There is room at front of dress for bust.
    Waist: 12 1/2" double to 25" measured at back of dress.
    Strap to waistline measured at back of dress: 14 1/2"
    Hip: 19 1/2" double to 39"
    Length: 41 1/2"

    Mannequin measurements: Size 2, Bust - 33" Waist - 24" Hips - 34"

    COLOR: Soft pink.
    MATERIAL: lace, other not marked. Metal zipper.
    CONDITION: Very good. Straps have been shortened by stitching them inside dress back. Can be unstitched to add extra length.
    CARE: Dry clean.


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