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Velvet Party Dresses

John Cavanagh 1960s Velvet Tartan Party Dress
By John Cavanagh
Located in London, GB
This charming John Cavanagh early 1960s ready to wear label velvet party dress is a fine representation of a designer renowned for his universal sense of chic and elegant tailoring. ...
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1960s Evening Dresses

Black Flocked Velvet Nude Illusion Party Dress, 1950's
Pretty in pink and fabulous in flocked! This 1950's party dress is a layered combination of pale ballerina pink lining with a coordinating sheer black and pink flocked floral fabric...
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1950s Cocktail Dresses

80s Midnight Blue & Black Velvet Flocked Strapless Party Dress
80s blue taffeta Scott McClintock strapless party dress with black velvet bodice and flocked skirt. Boning in bodice. Fully lined. Attached tulle petticoat.
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1980s Cocktail Dresses

Valentino Black Dress Sheath Silk Velvet Evening 1990s Party Cocktail Elegant
By Valentino Miss V, Valentino
Located in Brindisi, Bt
Valentino 90s vintage dress in silk and velvet, black with transparent sleeves and shoulders. Elegant long evening dress made in Italy, the velvet part has raised wefts that change i...
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1990s Sheath Dresses

1950's Couture Mauve Satin & Beaded Light-Blue Velvet Strapless Party Dress
In this gorgeous 1950's "Florence M. Schmeltzer" designer mauve-pink and light-blue party dress, the detailed construction and meticulous attention to detail are comparable to what y...
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1950s Evening Dresses

1950s Black Velvet and Taffeta Vintage Party Dress With Full Skirt
This is a wonderful vintage 1950's dress that is so beautifully made! The dress is black velvet with panels of gathered taffeta and pellon lining. There is a built in full taffeta un...
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1950s Evening Dresses

1950s Black Satin Party Dress with Velvet Trim and Floral Detail
1950's black satin cocktail dress with velvet trim and excellent velvet floral detail. The dress is lined with linen and has short sleeves. The bottom of the skirt has box style plea...
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1950s Cocktail Dresses

Oscar De La Renta Vintage Black Velvet & Lace Embroidered Party Dress, 1980s
By Oscar De La Renta
Located in Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar De La Renta Vintage Black Velvet & Lace Embroidered Party Dress, 1980s Estimated Size: UK 10/ US 6/ EU 38. Please check measurements & description by clicking 'Continue Readin...
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1970s Shift Cocktail Dresses

Vintage Red Crushed Velvet Dress
A great dress for the party season. The dress has a scoop neckline, button front opening and self fabric tie back belt. There are four , 13'' slits, along the hem, good for dancing.
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1970s Cocktail Dresses

Jean Patou Velvet Dress, Circa 1968
By Unknown, Jean Patou
Located in Geneva, CH
Perfect for everything from cocktail parties to dinners, this wonderful 60’s Jean Patou “little black dress” has a “dirndl” feel. Constructed in black velvet, the dress features puff...
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1960s Cocktail Dresses

Dolce & Gabbana strapless embellished silk velvet dress
By Dolce & Gabbana
Located in Montgomery, TX
BRAND NEW DOLCE & GABBANA DRESS D&G COLLECTION Softly sculpted from fabulous chocolate silk organza and navy blue velvet, D&G's strapless dress is a playfully glamorous party o...
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21st Century and Contemporary Cocktail Dresses

Classic 1970s Biba by Barbara Hulanicki Purple Metallic Lame Party Dress
By Biba
Located in Houston, TX
Playful yet vampy in that particularly Biba style! The shimmering purple metallic dress falls slightly above the knee, has long sleeves, an empire waist, deep V - neckline, and ribbo...
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1970s Mini Dress

A Vintage 1950s strapless pink Devore Velvet Cocktail Dress
A pretty party dress in a coral pink coloured devore velvet. The dress is boned at the bust area, has a tulip shape skirt, and is fully lined,with a central back zip.
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1950s Cocktail Dresses

Hardy Amies Couture 1950s Vintage Black Floral Silk Organza & Tulle Party Dress
By Hardy Amies
Located in Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Size: Unlabelled as it is couture. Fits like a UK 8/ US 6/ EU 36. Please check measurements. Bust - 32” / 81cm Waist - 28” / 71cm Hips - Free Length (Shoulder to Hem) - 40” / 101cm ...
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1950s Cocktail Dresses

Geoffrey Beene Panne Velvet & Silk Dress With Bolero Jacket
By Geoffrey Beene
Located in Atlanta, GA
Silver, pink and green are expertly combined by Geoffrey Beene to create this fabulous 1988 evening ensemble consisting of a party dress topped off with an embellished bolero jacket....
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1980s Cocktail Dresses

Haute Couture Christian Dior Vintage Black Velvet Lace 1970s dress
By Christian Dior, Marc Bohan
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Incredible 1973 Automne-Hiver Christian Dior Haute couture by Marc Bohan black velvet drop waist dress. Sheer sleeve lace with velvet flower petal applique. Perfect Cocktail Party...
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1970s Cocktail Dresses

Vintage Oscar de la Renta Balloon Sleeve Black Velvet Dress
Stunning vintage Oscar de la Renta black silk velvet dress! Chic buttons up the back, with balloon sleeves. This velvet is so soft!!! Darting detail at waist makes for a very flatter...
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1990s Cocktail Dresses

Christian Dior Black Velvet Evening Holiday Dress French Size 40
By Christian Dior
Located in Portland, OR
This is a beautiful black velvet Christian Dior evening dress labeled a size 40. The dress has buttons and a zipper that starts at the waist in the back. The cross over bodice is a...
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Late 20th Century Cocktail Dresses

1960s Biba Black Velvet Formal Mini Dress
By Biba
Located in Houston, TX
Simply adorable and classic! This "60's London street wear goes to a Formal" dress, designed Barbara Hulanicki of Biba is made of beautiful black velvet. Perfect for your ...
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1960s Day Dresses

1980's Rickie Freeman For Teri Jon Silk Jacquard & Velvet Dress
A 1980's period perfect silk jacquard dress by Rickie Freeman for Teri Jon including big shoulder pads, a voluminous silhouette and tapering hemline. The body of the dress features ...
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1980s Cocktail Dresses

Laura Ashley 1980s Vintage Strapless Red Velvet & Black Taffeta Evening Dress
By Laura Ashley
Located in Portland, OR
This vintage Laura Ashley dress would make a perfect holiday party dress! The dress has a raspberry red velvet bustier style bodice with boning for structure. The full skirt is blac...
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1980s Cocktail Dresses

Vicky Tiel Vintage Black Velvet & Ivory Silk Satin Evening Dress, 1980s
By Vicky Tiel
Located in Doncaster, South Yorkshire
A beautiful vintage strapless party dress from the 80s by Vicky Tiel. In a sumptuous black velvet with an ivory pleated silk shelf bust and tulip skirt. Size: Marked vintage 44 but...
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1980s Cocktail Dresses

Emanuel Ungaro Black Ruched Velvet & Taffeta Ruffle Vintage Evening Dress, 1980s
By Emanuel Ungaro
Located in Doncaster, South Yorkshire
A vintage Emanuel Ungaro formal party dress in a black ruched velvet with pretty black taffeta frilly ruffles and beaded black lace from the 1980s. Click 'Continue Reading' below t...
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1980s Cocktail Dresses

1950's Calabri Italian Haute-Couture Black Velvet and Scalloped Lace Dress
A stunning Calabri couture Florence, Italy beauty dating back to the mid 1950's. This is perhaps the most alluring and flattering "little black dress" I have ever seen. Fashioned fro...
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1950s Ballerina Dresses

Victor Costa Vintage Strapless Dress in Black & White Tartan Plaid Velvet Size 2
By Victor Costa
Located in Portland, OR
This is a terrific black and white tartan plaid taffeta party dress from Victor Costa. I have always loved Victor Costa dresses and this one, from the 1980’s is really wonderful and...
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1980s Cocktail Dresses

Vintage Christian Dior Dress in Black Velvet & Net W Pouf Skirt & Winged Bust
By Christian Dior
Located in Portland, OR
This is an absolutely stunning vintage black velvet Christian Dior party dress! This Dior beauty has a pouf skirt and a 2" ruffle that peeks out of the hem made of polka dot netting....
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20th Century Evening Dresses

1970s Vintage Silver Panne Velvet & Lace Art Deco Style Short Sleeve Dress
1970s Vintage Silver Panne Velvet & Lace Art Deco Style Mid Length Dress Size: Marked vintage 12 fits more like a modern UK 10/ US 6/ EU 38. Please check measurements. Bust - 34” / ...
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1970s Cocktail Dresses

1985 Gucci Couture Black Velvet and Floral Print Silk Strapless Ruffle Dress
By Gucci
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Earlier Gucci garments are very hard to come by and this dress from the mid-1980's is breathtaking. Perfect for any upcoming party; you can't help but feel feminine in this couture b...
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1980s Evening Dresses

White and Red Organza Polka Dot Party Dress, 1950s
White & Red Organza Polka Dot Party Dress, 1950s. Silk organza dress with red flocked velvet polka dots and velvet ribbon trim, including adorable velvet ribbon bow at back. Dress is...
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1950s Evening Dresses and Gowns

1920s art deco Black lace dress with blue velvet strap
Beautiful Art deco 1920s black lace dress with metallic silk brocade inset and blue velvet strap. Perfect for Downtown abbey costume party .no zipper. Slip on dress. Bust: 34"/ Wais...
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Early 20th Century Day Dresses

1955 Elizabeth Arden Couture Ivory Lace & Black Velvet Scalloped New Look Dress
By Elizabeth Arden, Ferdinando Sarmi
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Breathtaking ivory and black corded illusion floral lace party dress created by Italian designer Fernando Sarmi when he was head designer for Elizabeth Arden in the 1950's. Sarmi dev...
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1950s Aesthetic Evening Dresses

1964 Nina Ricci Couture Silk-Velvet Rainbow Stripe Block Color Belted Maxi Dress
By Nina Ricci
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
The French fashion house Nina Ricci, known for its feminine, ladylike clothing, has long been the go-to for Parisian chic. Elegant Frenchwomen and their daughters streamed steadily t...
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1960s Aesthetic Evening Dresses

Very fine 1920s Velvet Dress with Fringe and Crystals
This is a beautiful black velvet and fringe gown from the 1920s. The simplicity of the 1920s drop-waist allowed designers to play with many forms of extravagant embellishment without...
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20th Century Evening Dresses and Gowns

Escada Vintage 1980s Black Velvet Gold Lamé Embroidered Evening Dress
By Escada
Located in Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Size: Marked EU 36 which is roughly a UK 10/ US 6. Bust - up to 36” / 91cm (meant to have a loose, blouson fit) Waist - 26” / 66cm Hips - 36” / 91cm Length (Shoulder to Hem) - 41” /...
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1980s Evening Dresses and Gowns

Dolce & Gabbana Cocktail Dress IT 40
By Dolce & Gabbana
Located in Gazzaniga (BG), IT
fantastic dress, perfect for parties Bustier Embossed Starting cyclamen on top and shading to red Velvet bow at the waist Black zip Total length cm 80 (31.4 inches) Fabric and size t...
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21st Century and Contemporary Cocktail Dresses

  • Dolce & Gabbana Cocktail Dress IT 40
  • Dolce & Gabbana Cocktail Dress IT 40
  • Dolce & Gabbana Cocktail Dress IT 40
  • Dolce & Gabbana Cocktail Dress IT 40
Size: Italian 40, French 36, US 4/6
1990s Christian Lacroix Black Wool Jersey And Net Gown With Velvet Inserts
By Christian Lacroix
Located in London, GB
This 1990s black wool jersey and sheer net dress with velvet inserts is by flamboyant designer Christian Lacroix and is expertly made - in excellent vintage condition. The fine knit ...
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1990s Cocktail Dresses

1980s Christian Dior Black Polka Dot Silk Dress
By Christian Dior
Located in London, GB
This charming 1980s black silk polka dot cocktail dress with statement velvet bow is by Christian Dior boutique and is in immaculate vintage condition. The silk fabric is embossed wi...
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1980s Cocktail Dresses

A vintage 1980s pink strapless cocktail dress by Tomasz Starzewski
By Tomasz Starzewski
Located in London, GB
A real head turner for the party season. This dress is a wonderful shade of shocking pink , in a quilted fabric on the outer layer , with a black velvet under skirt, fold over top an...
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1980s Cocktail Dresses

Black and White Strapless Ombré Tulle Ballerina Dress, 1950s
Ethereally soft and feminine from its petal bust to its chevron ruffles, this exquisite dress even includes ribbon-tied bouquets of pink flowers around the skirt circumference. Very ...
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1950s Evening Dresses

A Vintage 1980s dramatic sleeve black cocktail dress by Gina Fratini
By Gina Fratini
Located in London, GB
A great 1980s party dress by Gina Fratini. The dress has a v neckline, and long sleaves in black velvet. It has wonderful frills on the shoulder and a central back zip.
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1970s Cocktail Dresses

1960's Italian Brown Velveteen Dress With Trompe L'oeil Necklace
Terrific Trompe L'oeil! This 1960's cotton velvet shift dress was designed in Italy especially for Stewart's, an upscale department store founded in Baltimore, Maryland. The simple...
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1960s Cocktail Dresses

1970s Poinsettia Print Embroidered Beaded Velvet Velour Holiday Maxi Dress Gown
Beautiful 1970s poinsettia print embroidered velvet velour maxi dress / evening gown! Perfect for the upcoming Holiday / Christmas season. This dress is perfect for any holiday party...
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1970s Evening Gowns

Vintage Thierry Mugler Long Green Silk Evening Dress W Black Velvet Lace
By Thierry Mugler
Located in Portland, OR
This is an absolutely outstanding dramatic vintage mermaid style green evening dress from Thierry Mugler. This gorgeous evening gown is full length with a low scalloped V neck with a...
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Late 20th Century Evening Gowns

1950's Plaid Print Cotton Strapless Shelf-Bust Bustle Back Full Dress and Shawl
In this gorgeous 1950's graphic plaid party dress ensemble, the detailed construction and meticulous attention to detail are comparable to what you will find in modern couture. This ...
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1950s Aesthetic Evening Dresses

1950s Mainbocher Pale Pink Floral Silk Couture Dress
By Mainbocher
Located in London, GB
This beautiful 1950s calf length dress by celebrated American couturier Mainbocher, who famously designed Wallis Simpson's wedding dress and trousseau for her marriage to the Duke of...
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1950s Evening Dresses and Gowns

1950s Philip Hulitar Ivory and Black Velvet Pearl Encrusted Beaded Gown
By Philip Hulitar
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
This vintage Phillip Hulitar 1950s, ivory silk chiffon and black velvet cocktail dress is the perfect party dress or great for wedding. Gown has intricate black velvet, ivory silk ...
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1950s Vintage Bridal Gowns

Vintage Scaasi Silk Hot Pink and Black Velvet Gown
Late 80s/ early 90s Arnold Scaasi Hot pink and black velvet gown with exaggerated shoulder. Perfect for elegant evening black tie party! Multiple layers of black tulle underneath. ...
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1990s Evening Gowns

Escada Couture Vintage Feather Trim Beaded Black Velvet Evening Gown, 1990s
By Escada
Located in Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Escada Couture Vintage Feather Trim Beaded Black Velvet Evening Gown, 1990s Estimated Size: UK 8/ US 4/ EU 36. Please check measurements & description by clicking 'Continue Reading'...
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1990s Evening Gowns

Oscar de La Renta Vintage Knit & Taffeta Ball Gown
By Oscar De La Renta
Located in Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar de La Renta Cashmere Knit & Huge Silk Taffeta Skirt Evening Dress, 1980s Estimated Size: UK 6/ US 2/ EU 34. Please check measurements Bust - up to 36” / 91cm (meant to have a...
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1980s Evening Gowns

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