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(Left) Cocktail dress by Victor Steibel, late 1950’s London - Bust is 86cm/34in, about a size 8 UK/4 US.
(Right) Evening dress by Miss Ford, ca 1957 London - Bust is 86cm/34in, waist is 61cm/24in, about a size 8 UK/4 US.
Miss Ford was a little known designer who designed clothing for Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret throughout their early lives.
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(Left) Cocktail dress by Victor Steibel, late 1950’s London - Bust is 86cm/34in, about a size 8 UK/4 US.

(Right) Evening dress by Miss Ford, ca 1957 London - Bust is 86cm/34in, waist is 61cm/24in, about a size 8 UK/4 US.

Miss Ford was a little known designer who designed clothing for Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret throughout their early lives.

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Evening dress designed and worn by Alma Cogan, late 1950’s
Bust is 97cm/38in, waist is 71cm/28in, about a size 16 UK/12 US.
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Evening dress designed and worn by Alma Cogan, late 1950’s

Bust is 97cm/38in, waist is 71cm/28in, about a size 16 UK/12 US.

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Evening dress designed and worn by Alma Cogan, late 1950’s
Bust is 92cm/36in, waist is 64cm/25in, about a size 12 UK/8 US.
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Evening dress designed and worn by Alma Cogan, late 1950’s

Bust is 92cm/36in, waist is 64cm/25in, about a size 12 UK/8 US.

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Ballgown by Harald, 1955-58 London - Bust is 91-97cm/36-38in, waist is 66cm/26in, about a size 12-16 UK/8-12 US with a small waist.
(Below) Ballgown by Harald, 1950’s London - Bust is 91-97cm/36-38in, waist is 71cm/28in, about a size 12-16 UK/8-12 US.
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Ballgown by Harald, 1955-58 London - Bust is 91-97cm/36-38in, waist is 66cm/26in, about a size 12-16 UK/8-12 US with a small waist.

(Below) Ballgown by Harald, 1950’s London - Bust is 91-97cm/36-38in, waist is 71cm/28in, about a size 12-16 UK/8-12 US.

Click to go to the absentee bidding page.  This Kerry Taylor auction will end October 16th at 10:30 AM GMT (5:30 AM EST).  You will need to register to bid ahead of time.

hoodoothatvoodoo:

The perfect summer striped dress and red stiletto mules, 1957.
Photo by Roger Prigent

hoodoothatvoodoo:

The perfect summer striped dress and red stiletto mules, 1957.

Photo by Roger Prigent

shoesofhistory:

(via The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Shoes (Pumps))
Wedding dress by Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1957 Paris, Mona Bismarck Foundation

Wedding dress by Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1957 Paris, Mona Bismarck Foundation

"Diamond" by Charles James, 1957 US, the Met Museum

"Diamond" by Charles James, 1957 US, the Met Museum

Cocktail dress by Arnold Scaasi, ca 1958 US, the Met Museum

Cocktail dress by Arnold Scaasi, ca 1958 US, the Met Museum

"Maple Leaf of Canada" dress worn by Queen Elizabeth II, 1957 England (worn in Canada), Canadian Museum of Civilization

"Maple Leaf of Canada" dress worn by Queen Elizabeth II, 1957 England (worn in Canada), Canadian Museum of Civilization

Evening dress by Maggy Rouff, ca 1958 Paris

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