This is your classic flapper dress. The Flapper got its name from young women who were like young birds, flapping their wings out and away from the nest. They typically were sleeveless with dropped waistlines.
Evening dress Designer: Edward Molyneux (French (born England), London Monte Carlo) Date: 1925 Culture: French Medium: silk, rhinestones Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 43 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 28 in.