As the holiday party season approaches, have you given thought to what you'll wear to all those special events? Please tell me you're not considering jeans when you can dress up your surroundings in vintage! Today's looks are from 1954.
Bergdorf Goodman dress in silk lamé. The lamé was offered in silvery pink or blue, but you could also have the dress made in silk satin in gold, blue or pink. No black! Sold for $135 in 1954 (about $1,136 in today's dollar.)
Filcol strapless crystal pleated silk organdy dress worn with a white velveteen coat embroidered in blue and silver. Set sold for $200 in 1954 (about $1,683 in today's dollar.)
Harvey Berin pale pink satin strapless ballgown. Sold for $180 in 1954 (about $1,515 in today's dollar.)
Adele Simpson dress in brown lace layered over cafe-au-lait lining. Satin bands encircle the neckline and tie at the shoulders. Sold for $265 in 1954 (about $2,231 in today's dollar.)
Hannah Troy black Chantilly lace dress with bands of satin and tiers of netting. Sold for $175 in 1954 (about $1,473 in today's dollar.)
What are you wearing to your holiday parties this year?