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Dolly Couture Manhattan with Detachable Halter Strap

Label Size: 12 Street Size: 12

I was looking for something simple and kind of vintage-y and fun, and this dress really fit the bill. I love it, and I hope it finds a good home with you!

The dress has a sweetheart neckline in the front and a v shape in the back, which is significantly more flattering than straight across (it decreases the dreaded but inevitable back roll caused by all strapless dresses). In the long run I decided I would not be comfortable all night with a strapless dress, so I had a detachable halter strap made, which I had covered with antique handmade lace which is slightly darker than the dress. You could easily remove the lace, or not use the halter strap at all. The back has a zipper and a short row of buttons. The skirt length is a standard 27″ from natural waist to hem.

The petticoat features layers of dusty rose tulle, which makes for a happy surprise when you twirl, which of course you will be, a lot. Twirling is super fun in this dress!
Please feel free to email me with any questions or if you’d like to see more pictures. Also, I’m willing to negotiate.

  • Label Size: 12
  • Street Size: 12
  • Bust: 41.5
  • Waist: 34
  • Hips: free
  • Height with Shoes: 5'11
  • Alterations: The original Manhattan is designed to be a straight strapless dress, but I had a Sweetheart neckline added and a shallow v shape in the back. I had the bodice shortened by half an inch. The halter strap measures 22.5" and is detachable. The original Manhattan comes with a sash but I decided not to get one. I imagine you could easily have a matching one made at www.dollycouture.com.
  • Color: Ivory
  • Silhouette: Fit to Flare
  • Material: Lace, Satin, Tulle
  • Neckline: Sweetheart
  • Style: Beach, Bohemian, Modern, Vintage
  • Condition: Used
  • Original Owner: Yes
  • Has Original Receipt: Yes
  • Preservation Method: The dress was dry cleaned immediately after the wedding/reception and stored hanging in a garment bag since then.
  • Terms of Sale: All Sales Final
  • Location: Los Angeles, CA
  • Will Ship to: Anywhere at Buyer Expense
  • Payment Methods Accepted: Escrow.com

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