1960's Geoffrey Beene Polka-Dot Silk Belted Mod Cocktail Dress

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A chic and timeless garment that takes the "cocktail dress" concept to a whole new level! Geoffrey Beene made strong impressions with his courteous manner as well as his highly original style. He was a champion of minimalist design. His body-contoured dresses were marvels of cut and proportion. Beene’s view of style was more about function than fad. He also cautioned against getting too concerned with the latest trends. His clothes were structured but never rigid and rely on the craftsmanship of careful detail. This sculpted navy & gray polka-dot silk grosgrain dress is a beautiful example of his genius. I adore ruffle-cuff sleeves and hourglass belted nipped-waist. The skirt is just as fabulous with its 3-D appliqued trim around the hemline. This is the type of dress you will reach for over and over. So beautiful and in wonderful condition!

Measurements
Bust:35-36 inches
Waist:26 inches
Hips:37 inches
Sleeve Length:23 inches
Total Length:40 inches

This vintage designer dress is in excellent condition with no rips,stains or holes. Perfectly working back-zipper. This garment is over 40 years old and is truly stunning.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dealer Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    AU121110309315
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