1970s YSL Silk Tiered Skirt Bow Dress

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I am just enamored with this piece and if you think it is even remotely fabulous when looking at the photos, then you will squeal when you see it in person. Made from fine silk that looks as new as the day it was made. The print on this set custom screened on to that silk and is a confection of darling, pretty bows from top to bottom. This fairly whimsical and girlie design is balance by the stark white on black colorway. The skirt is cut to skim the hips and hug your curves and it ends with two tiers of ruffles, each 5.5" wide, that circle the hem. The bodice is also cut to fit and hug the body with shoulders that are gathered so they puff slightly at the top and are fuller through the upper arm and then narrow in at the wrist. Another gorgeous ruffle finishes each sleeve. That same feminine ruffled is used once more around the deep V neckline. The original sash is present and you can use this to wrap around the waist to cinch and define it even further! It is beautiful, highly collectible and it is in excellent condition.

Shoulders: 13"
Sleeves: 23"
Bust: 17” flat across from side seam to side seam
Waist: 12” flat across from side seam to side seam
Hips: 18” flat across from side seam to side seam
Bodice: 15" from neck to waist
Skirt: 23" from waist to hem

Fully lined in a fine black silk and closes with a side painted metal zipper. It has its original fabric sash that is also in excellent condition. The sash measures 4" x 106"

Modern Sizing equivalent: XS (0-4) maybe a small waisted 6

Details

  • Period
    1970-1979
  • Condition
    Excellent. Excellent.
  • Marked Size
    XS (0-4) maybe a small waisted 6
  • Seller Location
    Toronto, Canada
  • Reference Number
    AU1209301281253
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2010

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Located in Toronto, ON

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