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Hardy Amies

Couture Silk Drop Waist Dress, 1980s

Couture Silk Drop Waist Dress, 1980s

Regular price £380.00 GBP
Regular price £650.00 GBP Sale price £380.00 GBP
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Product Details

A beautiful vintage cocktail dress from the 1980s by legendary British couturier, Hardy Amies - with the couture label, this dress has been made to the highest couture standard by hand in the Hardy Amies Savile Row atelier. With a flocked pattern on the silk fabric and lined in a taffeta that gives the skirt great volume for a dramatic, elegant look.


Estimated Size: fits roughly like a modern women's UK 10/ US 6/ EU 38 . Please Check All measurements to ensure fit.


Bust - 34” / 86cm
Waist - 28” / 71cm
Hips - Free
Length (Shoulder to Hem) - 44” / 112cm
Shoulder to Shoulder - 15” / 38cm
Sleeve Pit to Cuff - 17” / 43cm

Details & Condition

Condition: Excellent Vintage Condition - Tiniest pinhole to back at collar, probably from a hang tag. Two small, very faint brown marks to underskirt, and one tiny faint to back as pictured, all only seen upon very close inspection. All flaws are very minor and don't detract from the beauty of the piece.

Materials: Silk

Shipping & Returns

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For orders under £100GBP - The Shipping Fee is £16.00GBP

Shipping is calculated at checkout and express options are available at checkout. 

*Please note: We do not ship to Germany due to new complicated registration regulations. 


We offer a 14 day return policy from when you receive the item. The customer pays for return shipping and any associated customs or duty fees for returns outside of the UK. Please see our shipping & returns page for more.

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We understand that vintage sizes often don't correlate to today's sizing and so we measure every item by hand, for your convenience. This ensures less returns, meaning less wasted time and postage expense for you and reduced CO2 emissions from shipping the item back and forth.