The dress is embroidered with shiny gold as well as matte gold threading. Around the neck line, sleeves and hem the embroidery just swirls around. The rest of the dress is adorned with green yellow and gold embroidered flowers. You can button up the front or leave it open for a nice deep v neckline. It measures 38 cm across the shoulders, 50 cm across the armpits, 49 cm across the waist, and 53 cm across the hips.