1968 Pierre Cardin Colorful Psychedelic Pleated Silk-Chiffon Mod Mini Dress

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

Spectacular late 1960's Pierre Cardin pleated-silk babydoll mini dress in a vibrant psychedelic silk-chiffon. In 1951 Cardin opened his own couture house and by 1957, he started a ready-to-wear line; a bold move for a French couturier at the time. The look most associated with Cardin is the “Space Age” collections of the 1960's which made some of the most futuristic clothing of the era. This colorful number is a perfect example of his genuine. The construction of this garment is amazing; tightly pleated silk-chiffon secured into place at the hem with a wide structured hemline that gives the dress weight. The sleeves are cut narrow at the shoulder and end with beautiful button-cuffs. I adore babydoll mini silhouette which is so figure flattering. A beautiful piece of wearable fashion history. "The clothing I prefer are those I invent for a life that doesn’t yet exist– the world of tomorrow!" Pierre Cardin

Measurements
Bust:34-35 inches
Hips:up to 37 inches
Sleeve Length:23 inches
Total Length:33 inches

This Pierre Cardin garment is in excellent condition with no rips or stains. Perfectly working back-zipper. The garment is lined with an under-dress made of silk. Highly wearable and an investment piece that will continue to increase in value.

Details

  • Period
    1960-1969
  • Condition
    Excellent. Excellent.
  • Seller Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Reference Number
    AU120928309250
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2012

Typical response time: 1 hour

Located in Beverly Hills, CA

More from this Seller

1969 Pierre Cardin Documented Red Wool & Black Vinyl Space-Age Mod Dress
1969 Pierre Cardin Documented Red Wool & Black Vin...
Pierre Cardin
Spectacular Pierre Cardin mod dress in a vibrant ruby-red wool knit from his iconic 1969 documented collection. In 1951 Cardin opened his own couture house and by 1957, he started a rea...
1966 Pierre Cardin Paris Pink & White Textured Cotton Space-Age Mod Mini Dress
1966 Pierre Cardin Paris Pink & White Textured Cot...
Pierre Cardin
Magnificent Pierre Cardin mod dress in an elegant pink and white color combination from his iconic 1966 documented collection. In 1951 Cardin opened his own couture house and by 1957, h...
1966 Pierre Cardin Navy-Blue Linen Mod Sculpted Pockets Space-Age Belted Dress
1966 Pierre Cardin Navy-Blue Linen Mod Sculpted Po...
Pierre Cardin
Spectacular mid 1960's Pierre Cardin designer dress in a rich navy-blue tailored linen. In 1951 Cardin opened his own couture house and by 1957, he started a ready-to-wear line; a bold ...
1968 Pierre Cardin Documented White & Blue Linen Applique Space-Age Mod Dress
1968 Pierre Cardin Documented White & Blue Linen A...
Pierre Cardin
Magnificent Pierre Cardin mod dress in a vibrant blue and white color combination from his iconic 1968 documented collection. In 1951 Cardin opened his own couture house and by 1957, he...
1968 Pierre Cardin Naked-Ladies Novelty Print Pleated Silk Bell-Sleeve Dress
1968 Pierre Cardin Naked-Ladies Novelty Print Plea...
Pierre Cardin
Spectacular Pierre Cardin psychedelic naked-ladies print silk organza dress from his 1968 collection. In 1951 Cardin opened his own couture house and by 1957, he started a ready-to-wear...
1968 Pierre Cardin Black & Ivory Block Color Wool Lace-Up Mod Space Age Dress
1968 Pierre Cardin Black & Ivory Block Color Wool ...
Pierre Cardin
Spectacular Pierre Cardin black and white block-color wool dress from his 1968 collection. In 1951 Cardin opened his own couture house and by 1957, he started a ready-to-wear line; a bo...
1967 Pierre Cardin Chartreuse Green Silk Cut-Out Beaded Circles Cocktail Dress
1967 Pierre Cardin Chartreuse Green Silk Cut-Out B...
Pierre Cardin
Spectacular 1967 Pierre Cardin designer mod cocktail in the prettiest chartreuse green color! In 1951 Cardin opened his own couture house and by 1957, he started a ready-to-wear line; a...
1960's Bob Bugnand Watercolor Red & Orange Floral Flocked Satin Strapless Gown
1960's Bob Bugnand Watercolor Red & Orange Floral ...
Bob Bugnand
Breathtaking Bob Bugnand for Sam Friedlander designer dress dating back to the late 1960's. Bob Bugnand worked as the chief designer for Jacques Heim and Robert Piquet before opening hi...
1976 Zandra Rhodes Mexican Turnaround Crepe Print Low-Plunge Belted Dress
1976 Zandra Rhodes Mexican Turnaround Crepe Print ...
Zandra Rhodes
Zandra Rhodes was one of the British designers who put London at the forefront of the international fashion scene in the 1970's. Her designs are considered creative statements, dramatic...
1977 Arnold Scaasi Couture Ombre Silk Chiffon Long-Sleeve Illusion Gown Ensemble
1977 Arnold Scaasi Couture Ombre Silk Chiffon Long...
Arnold Scassi
In this gorgeous Arnold Scaasi designer gown ensemble, the detailed construction and meticulous attention to detail are comparable to what you will find in modern Haute-Couture. Arnold ...
1957 Bergdorf Goodman Couture Red Black Floral-Print Silk Strapless Bustle Gown
1957 Bergdorf Goodman Couture Red Black Floral-Pri...
In this gorgeous 1957 Bergdorf Goodman custom-made gown, the detailed construction and meticulous attention to detail are comparable to what you will find in modern Haute Couture. Sonia...
1978 Galanos Ruby-Red Draped Silk Chiffon Pearl Beaded Strapless Evening Gown
1978 Galanos Ruby-Red Draped Silk Chiffon Pearl Be...
James Galanos
Breathtaking Galanos custom couture gown dating back to his 1978 collection. Dedication to excellence in craftsmanship and design was the foundation of James Galanos' career. The qualit...