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vintage 1940's dress ...old hollywood Frank Starr black dress w/ rhinestones & appliqués

vintage 1940's dress ...old hollywood Frank Starr black dress w/ rhinestones & appliqués

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true vintage1940's Frank Starr Original old hollywood glamour black chiffon maxi dress with a decadent rivet-set rhinestone and velvet flower encrusted bust

The Frank Starr label ran from the 1930's to 1966 and as such was responsible for dressing many glamorous high profile women in and out of Hollywood. Frank Starr was the father of Malcolm Starr and his label preceded that of his son's. The designer for the Frank Starr label was Ruth Goude.



  • beautiful forties goddess silhouette
  • substantial and weighty lining with a swishy chiffon layer that will move beautifully (think Ginger Rogers) around the dance floor
  • decadent rivet-set rhinestone & velvet appliqués encrust the bust portion of her bodice
  • side metal zipper

*belt NOT included



Measurements given are ''actual'' measurements of the item taken from the outside of the garment. Please consider your individual comfort and compare measurements accordingly. For more information regarding our sizing, or measurement process please review our


bust-38", waist-29", length-60"



good - she presents very well with the following notes that aren't immediately visible due to the  volume of the fabric and the black lining: some tiny holes at her back left shoulder and hem, a 1" heel wound hole right at her hem (can be easily cut-out, rolled and hemmed), missing belt, and some wear to her appliqués under her arms where they undoubtedly were smooshed, or rubbed while arms down. price significantly adjusted accordingly.

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