1960s Mollie Parnis Yellow & Black Halterneck Ruffle Dress

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Stylish late 1960s/1970s mid-weight linen blend halter neck dress by celebrated American designer Mollie Parnis. The dress has a wrap-over bodice and a deep ruffle collar which flows around to the back with black trimming. Centre back zip, side pockets, labelled and fully lined a matching yellow silk lining, the dress is in excellent condition with no noticeable flaws. There are wide belt loops on the side seams but no belt remains. These would be very easy to remove if desired.

Mollie Parnis designs have been worn by no fewer than 5 First Ladies including Mamie Eisenhower, Lady Bird Johnson, Pat Nixon, Betty Ford and Rosalynn Carter.
Details
Designer
Mollie Parnis
Brand
Mollie Parnis
Place of Origin
United States
Period
1970-1979
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
44 in. L
112 cm L
Marked Size
4 (US)
Bust
33 in. (84 cm)
Waist
26.5 in. (67 cm)
Hip
37 in. (94 cm)
Length
44 in. (112 cm)
Dealer Location
London, United Kingdom
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU550627672
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