1950's Union Label Little Black Cocktail Dress
50s -Union Label- Womens black, crepe, mid-length dress, having set in longsleeves, that end above the elbow. There is a round neckline, with French dart bodice shaping, and pleats extending from the left waist area, providing additional fit and design interest. Side thread carriers hold the 1.25in wide, fabric covered belt, which has back snap fastening and a side dual bow, adding eye appeal. Pleats extend from the waist seam, shaping the left side skirt also, with a dart on the right. A zipper fastens the back. Black taffeta lines the inside, adding stability to the garment, which measures 42in from shoulder to hem.