Empire Waist Lace Wedding Dress with Cap Sleeves. Dainty cap sleeves and a high empire waistline give this modern vintage wedding dress a flattering and romantic silhouette. The gathered cage-style skirt finishes in a chapel train. - Net, Satin, Re-Embroidered Lace, Lace Applique, Covered buttons - Sweetheart neckline with capped sleeves and full decorated back yoke. - Empire Waist - Gathered, Cage-Style Skirt. - Full Length, Ball Gown Silhouette - Chapel Train - White. I am a size 10/12 so I think the designer size is spot on. There are 2 buttons missing but I have replacements for these. It has never been worn and had no alterations.