50s Style BALLGOWN in Hunter Green Velvet with Classic Halter Straps

Hardley Dangerous Couture

Sale price $ 330.00 Regular price $ 500.00
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The ultra sophisticated Cherrybomb Ballgown in a stunning shade of Hunter Green stretch velvet! Dress features a décolletage baring sweetheart neckline with a retro high waist design, pull on style (no zipper!) with flirty full swing circle skirted ballgown shape. Luxuriously hand made in The Greater Los Angeles Area of Southern California your dress is constructed from a soft hand-feel stretch velvet for ease of wear. This style is perfect for evening festivities and will keep you feeling retro glamorous from the moment you put it on. The Ultimate Petticoat underskirt is optional, sold separately not included in price of dress.

Misses Sizes XXS-5XL available. Ready to ship in 6-8 weeks.

If you would like your Cherrybomb Velvet Ballgown handmade to your own measurements we offer Custom Sizing for an additional $36.50 fee, per item: Please click on the photo to read How to Measure and purchase this option:

If you would like to add a luxurious satin ribbon sash to wear with your dress, please click on the photo below to select your favorite colors and purchase:

SATIN OPERA GLOVES: Make it a grand affair with the addition of our above the elbow length satin opera gloves! Available in a multitude of color options for your special day. Please click on the photo to select your favorite colors and purchase:

VINTAGE ROSE HAIR CLIP: Complete your look with a vintage inspired Multiway Rose hair clip that doubles as a pin brooch! Select your favorite colors and add to cart by clicking on the photo:

RUSH ORDER: If time doesn't allow for our standard production schedule, we do offer a Rush Order service for an additional $50.00 fee which will complete this dress for you in 21 days. Please click on the photo below to purchase this service along with your dress:


Customize your dress the way you like it with our assortment of classic neckline options shown below on our Style Chart! You design your dress by selecting the letter of the corresponding dress style shown. Click on the photo to purchase your preferred neckline and add both items to your shopping cart to design your dress today!


We can absolutely outfit your entire group for your upcoming wedding party or special event! Message us today to set up your reserved listing for your Bridesmaids or Special Event dresses. We can outfit 2-25 people or more! Multiple item discounts are available! Please gather the following details we will need from you to set up your reserved order:

1. Event Date. How soon do you need to have your dresses made? Group orders require a minimum of 8 weeks for our studio to complete. Rush Order service is available for an additional fee.

2. Number of dresses. How many dresses will you be having our studio make for your upcoming event?

3. Size, Style and Color: We need First & Last Name of each Bridesmaid or Guest along with their Size, Style, Color, Fabric and Dress Length in order to set up your reserved listing. Providing this in advance will give you a much more accurate quote as pricing varies by Style, Fabric, Size and Length at our studio. ** Cherrybomb Velvet dresses will cost more than Cherrybomb Ponte de Roma Dresses and are a completely different price from The CHERI casual cotton jersey dress. Floor Length Maxi dresses will cost more than a Knee Length Swing dress.

4. Petticoats. Will your Bridesmaids or Group need to purchase petticoats to wear underneath their dresses? It highly recommended to purchase the petticoat for a full and flared look. Each sold separately.

5. Zipcode. We will ship all dresses to one address based on your Zipcode provided. If you wish to split the shipment between 2 addresses or have your dresses individually sent to each recipient, we can absolutely do that for you as requested and we will need calculate the additional shipping fee's that will be required.

6. Deposit. A 50% materials fee is required for our studio to make your group of Bridesmaid or Special Event dresses. This deposit guarantees that your dress fabric is in stock and available in the quantity you need and all dye lots will match. You may then choose to pay the balance due in full or split it equally amongst each bridesmaid to pay their balance due on each individual Dress.

FABRIC SWATCH: Find your favorite velvet dress at HARDLEY DANGEROUS COUTURE! We highly recommend first purchasing fabric swatches before deciding on your custom handmade dress color at our studio. Click on the photo to select your favorite colors and purchase The CHERRYBOMB stretch velvet fabric swatches:


♠️✂️❤️ HOW TO MEASURE ❤️✂️♠️
You will need the following measurements to determine your size at HARDLEY DANGEROUS COUTURE:

BUST: Measure around the fullest part of bust (preferably with the bra you plan on wearing underneath your dress)

UPPER BODICE: Measure Top of Shoulder down to your High Natural Waist (about 2" above your belly button).

HIGH WAIST: measure around your High Natural Waist located about 2” above your belly button.

WAIST TO HEM: Measure from your High Waist down to Hem of dress, this is the skirt portion of your dress.

HIP: (Pencil Dresses and Mermaid Dresses only). Measure around the fullest point of your hips, located about 9" down from your belly button. Do not wrap the tape measure too tightly otherwise it will make dress uncomfortable.

DRESS LENGTH: Measure from top of shoulder to bottom hem.


SIZE CHART (Standard Tea Length 48" Dress)

Bust: 28-32" (71-76 cm)
Upper Bodice: 14" (35.56 cm)
High Waist: 22-24" (56-60cm)
Waist to Hem: 44"
Hip: Open

Bust 30-32” (76-81 cm)
Upper Bodice: 14" (35.56 cm)
High Waist: 24-25” (61-63.5 cm)
Waist to Hem: 44"
Hip: Open

Bust: 34-36” (89-94 cm)
Upper Bodice: 14" (35.56 cm)
High Waist: 26-27” (63.5-68.5 cm)
Waist to Hem: 44"
Hip: Open

Bust: 36-38” (94-99 cm)
Upper Bodice: 14" (35.56 cm)
High Waist: 28-29” (71-74 cm)
Waist to Hem: 44"
Hip: Open

Bust: 38-41” (99-104cm)
Upper Bodice: 14" (35.56 cm)
High Waist: 29-31” (73.5-79 cm)
Waist to Hem: 44"
Hip: Open

Bust: 42-44” (106.5-112 cm)
Upper Bodice: 15" (38.1 cm)
High Waist: 32-34” (81.5-86.5 cm)
Waist to Hem: 44"
Hip: Open


Bust: 45-47” (124 - 132 cm)
Upper Bodice: 16.5" (41.91 cm)
High Waist: 34-35” (89-94 cm)
Waist to Hem: 44"
Hip: Open

Bust: 49-52” (124-132 cm)
Upper Bodice: 17.5" (44.45 cm)
High Waist: 36-38” (96.5-106.6 cm)
Waist to Hem: 44"
Hip: Open

Bust: 52-54" (132 -137 cm)
Upper Bodice: 18.5" (46.99 cm)
High Waist: 39-41" (99-104 cm)
Waist to Hem: 44"
Hip: Open

Bust: 55-58" (140-147 cm)
Upper Bodice: 20" (50.8 cm)
High Waist: 42-45" ( 107 - 114 cm)
Waist to Hem: 44"
Hip: Open


If you live outside the USA, be prepared to pay an additional Customs Fee on this purchase! This tax is a separate charge set by your local government and is not included on your receipt. Your package will not be released to you unless you pay this additional tax due at time of delivery. ❤️✂️♠️ Our studio does not alter any shipping labels to avoid having you paying this tax as it is a Federal Crime and our studio could be closed down. Click here to estimate your duties you will pay: http://www.dutycalculator.com/

All Sales Final. No Refunds. No Cancellations. No Exceptions.

HARDLEY DANGEROUS COUTURE accepts exchanges on a case by case basis only and within 7 days of having received your unworn dress. Any new replacement dress exchange will require 6-8 weeks to complete as I am fully booked. Buyer pays both shipping fees to and from my studio.

Gently Hand wash cold and Flat to Dry. Steam Iron without pressing down hard on the fabric, inside out to refresh. Do not twist or rub appliqués. Do not dry clean. No Bleach.

🇺🇸 The Cherrybomb Velvet collection of swing dresses and pin up tops are proudly handmade in the USA at www.hardleydangerouscouture.com! 🇺🇸

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