Café au Lait // 1950s 1960s brown silk wiggle dress lg xl volup

$59.20 $74.00

-- late 1950s / early 60s slub silk dress
-- lustrous light brown hue, like a sweet coffee with milk
-- classic curve flattering hourglass fit
-- inset neckline with asymmetrical bow
-- eye catching decorative buttons with aurora borealis rhinestones
-- elbow grazing sleeves
-- lightly padded shoulders
-- defined waist with sculpted hips
-- skirt falls to a below knee length
-- finished with double kick pleats at the back hem
-- hidden side metal zip

label: Hovland-Swanson (an upscale department store in Lincoln, Nebraska)
material: slub silk, metal zipper
size: unmarked, fits like a contemporary large to extra large

_______ m e a s u r e m e n t s

bust: 42"
waist: 33"
hips: 42"
shoulders: 16"
length: 40.5" from shoulder top to hem

All measurements are taken while garment is laying flat and then doubled unless otherwise noted. Please allow yourself some "wiggle room" when determining fit.

_______ c o n d i t i o n

Top notch! Clean and ready to wear with no issues of note.


All payments are currently processed through PayPal or Etsy direct checkout.

Shipping from United States

Domestic purchases ship via USPS Priority or First Class and include tracking. All purchases over $45 also include insurance.

International shipping is through USPS parcel post and third party insurance is included. Buyer pays any customs fees or taxes.

Please note that Voyeur Vintage can not be held responsible for any delay or loss once an item has been shipped due to incorrect address or other circumstances that may inhibit delivery. I ship to the address provided through Etsy unless otherwise contacted at the time of purchase.

I am always happy to upgrade shipping services for quicker arrival! Please contact me through Etsy for details and cost.

Returns & Exchanges

I don't accept returns, exchanges, or cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

Returns and exchange details

All items are sold "As Is" and all sales are final. Please be sure to read through the entire description. Refunds will not be issued for fit issues or general buyer's remorse. If you do find that an item arrives not as described simply contact me. My hope is that you LOVE your Voyeur Vintage find as much as I do!

Should an item need be returned / exchanged it must be approved by me and processed within a week of purchase and include tracking. Returned items will be subject to a restocking fee of 10% and any refunds will be less shipping.


Voyeur Vintage offers layaway for purchases of $100 or more.
Terms are 25% nonrefundable down payment and 30 days to pay in full.

Legal imprint