Vintage 1980s Black Lace Mermaid Wiggle Dress

The Black Velvet Emporium

Vavavoom! 1980s mermaid wiggle dress in black lace over and opaque acetate lining. Deep plunging illusion lace V neck trimmed with sequins. And those flutter sleeves! And that mermaid tail bottom hem! It laces up the back ( with a zipper below that) so fairly flexible size wise as well. 1980s Size 11/12 but do check measuremtns below. 
Label reads: Climax by David Howard

Excellent vintage condition. Near mint. 
Measurements when lying flat:
Armpit to armpit across bust: fully laced about 29 up to about 39"
Waist: fully laced 27 up to about 30"
Hips: 40"
Shoulder to waist: 16"
Shoulder to bottom hem: asymetrical but 46" on the side.

Please note: These are vintage, preworn and/or preloved items. I do my best to list any issues, but signs of wear should be expected. Please feel free to convo me with any questions. I'm truly happy to help in any way possible and I'm always up for a chat. Any accessories shown, including crinolines, are for display only, not included unless otherwise stated.