Skip to product information
1 of 7

Small 70s Young Innocent Arpeja Boho Purple Eyelet Maxi Dress

Small 70s Young Innocent Arpeja Boho Purple Eyelet Maxi Dress

Regular price $175.00
Regular price Sale price $175.00
Sale Sold out

Wild vintage 1970s romantic Victorian style maxi dress by Arpeja's Young Innocent line, in a vibrant shiny purple woven fabric with a swirled eyelet pattern that reveals a rose pink backing in the body, and is sheer through to the skin on the sleeves. It has a high collar, gothic pointed cuffs, lace and velvet trim, and a faux belt that wraps around the back. There is a zipper up the back and two hooks at the back of the neck for closure. There are a few minor condition notes, detailed below, but the dress still presents beautifully and is totally wearable.

Measurements and Condition:

Fits like: Labeled size 9, fits modern women's small
Fabric: Unknown synthetic
Brand: Young Innocent by Arpeja
Condition: Very good, with a 1/4" hole on the underside of the left cuff, a tiny hole on the underside of the right cuff, a 2" worn section by the seam at the back right underarm, a 1/2" hole at the back right hem, and some minor faint grey discoloration along the hem.

Length: 56"
Chest: 34" to 36"
Waist: 28" to 29"
Hips: 36" to 38" - taken at the bottom of the zipper opening
Shoulders (seam to seam): 13.5"
Sleeve: 26.5"

Shown on a 5’8” model with measurements of 35”-26”-38”, usually wears a size small to medium. See our FAQ for more info on sizing and condition ratings.



We ship all US orders for free! International shipping prices are based on weight. If you'd like to upgrade your shipping speed, there will be an option at checkout.

You will receive an email with your tracking number once your order is shipped. Please keep track of your delivery day so you know when your package is scheduled to arrive. Once a package has been marked as delivered, we are not responsible in the case of loss or theft. Please also make sure that you have entered the correct mailing address with your order. If you don't receive your item due to a wrong address provided, you will be responsible for re-shipping cost. If there are any issues with the delivery of your order, please contact us as soon as possible.


To best ensure that you are happy with your item, we ask that you read through the measurements and condition notes before making your purchase. However, if it doesn't work out, we do accept returns for store credit if we are contacted and the item is sent back in its original condition within 14 days of delivery. The buyer is responsible for return shipping costs, and the store credit amount issued is for the item price only minus a $7 restocking fee. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

If you feel that an item has been misrepresented, please contact us immediately so we can work out a solution. If the wrong item has been sent or there is a mistake on our part we will be happy to make it right at no cost to you. This shipping policy applies to both US and international orders.

International/VAT Information

For orders outside of the US, any VAT or import taxes imposed by your country are not included in your order total. Tax is paid by the buyer upon pickup or delivery of your purchase. Please make sure you are aware of the import fees for your country before buying!

You will receive an email with your Asendia tracking number once your order is shipped. Once the order enters your country, your tracking number will change to your local carriers’ via

View full details

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
  • Shopping Vintage

    You’re looking at an authentic vintage piece! These items have stood the test of time and are the source of inspiration for many modern designers. Due to their unique characteristics we hand inspect and measure each piece so you know exactly how they’ll fit and the condition they’re in.  If you ever have a question about an item please contact us!

  • Doing Good

    Buying vintage clothing benefits the planet and people. Your purchase reduces the demand for newly manufactured clothing which requires massive amounts of water and energy. You also are helping to prevent the exploitation of garment workers in fast-fashion industries.