Dan Werle 1960s Vintage gown
Werlé Of Beverly Hills gown from Dan Werlé
Dan Werlé dressed some of films best known women. His gowns were sold at Saks Fifth Avenue he also dressed Loretta Young for ”The Loretta Young Show’ From 1953 to 1961.
Empire waist with coral pleated chiffon full circle skirt. Hand beaded seashell and crystal adorned cream tone bodice. Zipper closer in there back. A little bit of room to let out.
Under layer most likely polyester
Full circle is chiffon, feels like silk chiffon but not certain.
Seashell and crystal beads
A velvet bow was added to the back to conceal an extension added when the dress was altered to fit a larger size.
Pit to pit : 19 1/2 in laying flat
Waist (empire waist) 16 1/2 flat
Under skirt hips : 19in flat
Length of under skirt 42in
Length of top skirt 42in long
Extremely flowy two full circles
Please check measurements before purchasing
Good vintage condition
A few stains on the top skirt (photo included)
Dress has been altered larger an extension was added in the back.