1960s Bessi Silk Jersey and Silk Chiffon Pink and Red Print Dress For Sale
Want more images?
Request additional images from the seller
1 of 9 images

1960s Bessi Silk Jersey and Silk Chiffon Pink and Red Print Dress

About

I love the color of this wonderful Bessi dress and the mix of the silks used. The contrast that is created by using a silk jersey with a silk chiffon is beautiful and that combined with the vivid pink and red mix make for a gorgeous dress. Bessi print are reminiscent of Emilio Pucci but they tend to be more uni-tonal with a play on subtle variations of color. The influence of Pucci can not be denied however. The floral and leaf print on this dress is bright and vivid, combining pops of a cherry red mixed with pink and raspberry. I love the use of the contrasting border at the neck, waist, cuffs and hem that define and anchor the cut of the dress. The dress itself is made from a mix of three silks. The bodice is a silk jersey that is easy to wear and feels fabulous and comfortable once on. The top layer of the skirt is an airy silk chiffon in a matching print to the top that is layered over a solid red silk lining. This inner lining is finished at the hem with a silk chiffon printed border. It is this mix of silks that give the dress that rich feel. Excellent condition The bodice is unlined and the skirt lined in a red silk inner skirt. It closes with a back painted metal and nylon zipper. The bodice has some stretch. Shoulders: 16" Sleeves: 24" Bust: 18-20" flat across from side seam to side seam Waist: 16-17" flat across from side seam to side seam Hips: open Bodice: 15" from neck to waist Skirt: 42" from waist to hem Modern Sizing equivalent: MED-LRG This garment has been professionally cleaned, pressed and is odor free. Thoroughly checked over before shipping, it will be ready to wear upon arrival.

Details

  • Designer
  • Brand
  • Period
    1960-1969
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Condition Details
    Please expand description above for full measurements.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    D 57 in.D 144.78 cm
  • Bust
    20 in. (50.8 cm)
  • Waist
    17 in. (43.18 cm)
  • Length
    57 in. (144.78 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Toronto, CA
  • Seller Reference Number
    Item# DD1188
  • Reference Number
    LU1283665763
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with the seller on your behalf to ensure you're satisfied with the resolution. Read more

Delivery, Returns & Payment

  • Delivery
    Rates vary by destination and complexity
    Shipping methods are determined by item size, type, fragility and specific characteristics.
    Shipping costs are calculated based on carrier rates, delivery distance and packing complexity.
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

    View details
  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

5 / 5
Vetted
Recognized
1stdibs seller since 2010
Located in Toronto, CA
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
1970s Bessi Purple & Pink Printed Silk Jersey D...
Bessi, Bessi
1960s Bessi Silk Jersey Print Dress in Grey & S...
Bessi, Bessi
c.1974 Halston Bias Cut Red Silk Chiffon Ruffle...
Halston, Halston
S/S 2016 Vetements Runway Over-Sized Red Dress ...
You May Also Like
1970s Bessi black and blue floral print silk je...
Bessi, Bessi
1970s Light silk jersey Bessi blue and white fl...
Bessi, Bessi
1970's Bessi Pink Printed Cotton Floral Day Dress
Averardo Bessi, Bessi
1970's Floral Bessi Day Dress
Bessi, Bessi
Bessi Silk Jersey Dress
Bessi
Bessi Silk Jersey Dress, 1970s
Bessi, Bessi
Rose Bertin haute couture macrame lace coral a-...
HERVE LEGER c.2012 "Phoebe" Poppy Red Scallop E...

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries