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vintage 1950's 2 pc dress set ...gorgeous Nelly de Grab embossed green velvet skirt and top

vintage 1950's 2 pc dress set ...gorgeous Nelly de Grab embossed green velvet skirt and top

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true vintage late 1940's - early 1950's Nelly de Grab imported fabric moss green embossed velvet skirt and coordinating solid wrap jacket top ...shown with a crinoline to display the full skirt but looks lovely without.

Nelly de Grab was born in Vienna, Austria. She and her husband Leo and her son Richard emigrated to New York City around 1939. There they founded the Nelly de Grab dress company.

(courtesy of vfg)



  • classic silhouette with a full CIRCLE skirt and wrap top
  • decadent moss green embossed imported velvet
  • coordinating jacket top in a smooth velvet constructed with tucks and dolman sleeves
  • skirt closes with a metal zipper and hook-n-eyes
  • jacket wraps with self-tie going through slot at waist


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


skirt, waist-25" (with about an inch at the waist tab if you need to adjust the hook-n-eyes), length-30"

jacket top, flexible due to wrap/surplice design. length-18"


Excellent - although it appears the skirt was cut on the bias and the previous owner used a steamer on it so that the hem is now uneven but could easily be evened out with a hem. Price adjusted accordingly.

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