1978 Yves Saint Laurent Haute-Couture Ivory Red Print Silk Peasant Dress & Shawl

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Breathtaking Yves Saint Laurent designer dress ensemble from his 1978 Spring/Summer collection. Such a rarity to find all three pieces together! It is insanely chic with "light as a feather" red clover print ivory dotted silk. The bodice has elegant button-shoulder detail and short puff-sleeves. I adore the matching ruffle trim shawl wrap which is a stunning statement piece on it's own. The flattering belted wrap construction emphasizes a woman's seductive shape without adding any bulk or volume to the actual hips. This beautiful ensemble is timeless and classic, yet has its own avant-garde elements.

Measurements
Bust:38-39 inches
Waist:28 inches
Hips:up to 40 inches
Total Length:46 inches

This vintage Yves Saint Lauren numbered 42072 Haute-Couture ensemble is in excellent condition with no rips or holes. Perfectly working hand-set side metal Eclair zipper. Only sign of age is some minor underarm discolor which are not noticeable when worn. All hand-finished and an investment piece that will continue to increase in value!
Details
Designer
Yves Saint Laurent
Brand
Yves Saint Laurent
Place of Origin
France
Period
1970-1979
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dealer Location
Beverly Hills, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU3092566903
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Located in Beverly Hills, CA

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