Chiffon Sequin Trapeze Gown


Ethereal sequined chiffon gown by Elinor Simmons for Malcolm Starr. Floaty layered chiffon dress in a bright, saturated hue is a modernized take on your favorite Jane Austen novel and works with many body types. Sequin and jewel encrusted mesh inset with layers upon layers of sheer silk chiffon that elongate the legline. Lined in crepe. Metal back zipper with hook and eye closure and a keyhole opening. We would channel our inner Emma, and wear with our hair curled and free with a flower crown and gold jeweled belt. Hot pink, royal blue.

-Condition: Very Good
*Small pinhole at bust under the right side of the v-neck (pictured); we recommend taking it to a tailor so they can secure the hole and keep it from growing or running. Few small stains throughout on the chiffon layer (pictured); not easily noticeable. Small spot on backside of dress below zipper near the bum (pictured); not easily noticeable.
-Estimated Size- 6
-Material: Silk, nylon mesh, sequins (no fabric contents)
-Made In USA

-Bust: 35"
-Waist: 31"
-Hip: 40"
-Sweep: 49"
-Length: 55.5"
-Shoulder-to-Shoulder: 14.5"
-Sleeve Length: 5.75"
-Zipper: 11.5"


Please note that garment specs are the total measurement in inches, taken flat from the outside face unless noted otherwise. Please be sure to leave enough allowance for ease of movement and comfort, especially when considering the fit of a lined jacket or coat. We recommend comparing against measurements of clothing with which you are familiar with the fit. Check out these this great tutorial if you are unsure how to measure your garments: Illustrated Measuring Guide

Please read all descriptions and measurements, and purchase carefully. Due to the unique nature of vintage items, all sales are final. 



Bent Knee Mannequin
-Size: 4
-Bust: 33.5"
-Waist: 25.5"
-Hip: 35"
-Inseam (to ankle): 32"


Extended Leg Mannequin
-Size: 2
-Bust: 31"
-Waist: 25"
-Hip: 34"
-Inseam (to ankle): 33"

COVID-19 Shipping Updates

as of 10/29/2020


In light of the current carrier service interruptions due to COVID-19, we have updated our shipping policies. For domestic orders we are offering a $5 flat rate shipping promotion, in addition to UPS ground and expedited services for an additional cost We have upgraded all international orders to ship via UPS or DHL at your preference.
Orders are carefully packed, processed, and prepared for shipment within 1 business day of receiving your order.
- Recess is not responsible for incurred customs fees or packages lost in the mail. Please contact us at within 14 days of your purchase date with any issues or inquiries regarding your delivery.



USPS: Some USPS post offices are closed, and some mail classes have extended their expected delivery times, and many countries have suspended service:
-Priority Mail two-day service is now 3 days.
-Priority Mail three-day service is now 4 days.

UPS: UPS is experiencing service disruptions in certain countries. As of October 2, 2020, the UPS service guarantee is suspended for all US-origin shipments (domestic and international) at any service level. There are delays in USPS mail and package deliveries to and from certain countries.
See UPS service disruptions (Critical Developments) here.

DHL: As of October 28, 2020, DHL Express is adding an Emergency Situation Surcharge to most shipments.
Local Pickup 

We will be offering local curbside pickup for purchases made online starting June 17, 2020. Customers who have selected curbside pickup will be notified when the item is ready for same-day pickup during business hours. Please call upon arrival so we can bring your purchase out to you.

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