It is never worn or used. This dress is sooooo pretty. It really is. You have to see, touch, and feel to know that this dress is made for quality. It is made with 100% cotton and the lining is 100% cotton as well. Made in Romania. Size marked US size 6. The measurements are 16.5″ shoulder, 13″ waist, and 19″ hip. The total length is 28″. There are all over black embroideries over the black cotton fabric and finishes off with eyelet material in black. The shoulder has very thin strings that will hang on your shoulders. The sleeves are pleated a little bit, but it is not full pleats. If you have an important date, this is a dress for you!