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Original dress that is exquisite, probably French as it is cotton gauze backing. In near perfect condition considering it is 100 years old.  


Esme is very wearable and creates an instant aura of elegance, glitz and glamour, while at the same time being comfortable to wear.  


Completely covered in intricate beading all over with glass beads in a very geometric pattern.  A heavily beaded neckline which is stunning.


Very wearable


Bust/Hips 34"

Shoulder to hem 37"


Note the Model in the photos is wearing her own slip which is not included with the dress.   


Contact Cara if you need further information.


Cocoa Couture was established in Cheltenham in 1970 selling antique textiles. Cara acquired the business in 1990. As well as creating beautiful bespoke wedding gowns and lingerie, Cara also spends hundreds of hours restoring  vintage and historical clothing giving them a new lease of life to be enjoyed again.


Her love of antique artworks, fabrics and tapestries from the 17th, 18th and 19th Century has also led her to expand and develop her own range of individual silks and fabrics to create unique historically based clothing and handmade accessories - The Cocoa Treasures Collection. All of the designs are printed locally in the Cotswolds in the heart of the UK on the finest pure silks and softest velvets, lovingly finished by hand.

Esme - Original Vintage French Dress - completely restored

SKU: Esme Dress 9
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