Tuesday : Cole Of Columbus

This 1950s, plush, green velvet dress, is brimming with lovely details.

A traditional Sabrina neckline, with form-fitting Princess seaming, is enhanced by velvet covered buttons, flowing down into the Basque waist.

The sleeves are short Puff, with top ruching.

The full skirt falls at a lovely, Ballerina length, bolstered by multiple layers of crinoline.

This dress came from an estate belonging to twin sisters who worked in this dress shop in the 1950s, and who were both bridesmaids in the same Christmas wedding.

One sister wore this green dress, with matching satin slippers, and her sister wore the Red Velvet Dress, that is an exact twin to this one, only slightly shorter.

We were lucky enough to save Both dresses, and the satin shoes, to our Collection.

*Remember you can Rent This Dress, or any dress you see on our blog!  Send an email to the link in the above text, or visit Gossamer Gang

Cole Of Columbus, Gossamer Gang, LLC 2016 (BQBA004), side & shoe
Cole Of Columbus, Gossamer Gang, LLC 2016 (BQBA004), side & shoe
Cole Of Columbus, Gossamer Gang, LLC 2016 (BQBA004), back
Cole Of Columbus, Gossamer Gang, LLC 2016 (BQBA004), back
Cole Of Columbus, Gossamer Gang, LLC 2016 (BQBA004), detail
Cole Of Columbus, Gossamer Gang, LLC 2016 (BQBA004), detail

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