BURGUNDY CHOCO ‘DAHLIA’ DRESS - Cult of Aphrodite Vintage


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Vintage 70’s Brown Psychedelic Print Metallic Poet Sleeves Silk BEADED Empire Waist Full Skirt Taffeta Evening Gown Princess Maxi Dress


  • A truly stunning Egyptian goddess dress 😍😍 in multi shades of brown = bistre, tawny, ochre, field drab, amber, citrine and beige; multi-shades of orange = vermilion, flame and coral; raspberry pink colours in psychedelic print. Deep v neckline with zipper back closure and long billowy + sheer poet sleeves with buttoned cuffs
  • The bodice and sleeves has a unique gold & glittery metallic stripes. Empire waistband at the front decorated with beautiful & different shapes of glittery beads in multi-shades of black, maroon, tawny, field drab, amber and white finished with a sash to tie at the back for a perfect fit
  • Full and voluminous pleated taffeta skirt in maxi length dress style. The skirt has a thin bistre coloured taffeta lining finished with tulle net fabric at the bottom
  • Label = Reine Seide
  • Fits like S/SM
  • Excellent vintage condition = there are some tears/separating of the fabric as it is very sheer and delicate; 1 ½” on the left front sleeve and a few small ones underneath the right armpits. They are not noticeable unless look closely and can be easily repaired to stop the fabric from separating. Otherwise, there is no other flaws to note


  • Shoulder: 14”
  • Sleeves: 22”
  • Bust: 17 ¼”
  • Waist: 14 ½”
  • Hips: Free
  • Length: 54 ½”

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Vintage clothing sizes can vary from standard sizing today. Therefore we provide detailed  measurements to help you determine whether or not a garment will fit correctly. Within our  description we will mentioned the garment tag, if any, and a recommended modern UK size.  However this is just an estimate so please refer to the measurements to best determine fit.

We do not accept returns for items that do not fit. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about sizing.

All measurements are taken with the garment laid flat and provided in inches. Please double these measurements if you require the circumference of chest and waist: 

To determine the approximate size of an item, please refer to the measurements provided in this chart. Please keep in mind that approximate sizes are just estimates. Every vintage dresser knows the importance of knowing your measurements. We think this is a very good idea and saves you the heartache of stumbling upon what would be the perfect dress but either too small or big.


BUST 32" 34" 36" 38"
WAIST 24" 26" 28" 31"
HIPS 34" 36" 38" 40"