1980s Chanel Black Silk Chiffon & Jersey Fitted Dress

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If you have been looking for in your face sexy, this late eighties Chanel dress might just fit the bill. It is made to be fitted, think follow every curve and give you some if they don't exist fitted. The skirt is made of a thick stretch jersey with an inner fine, silk lining. It hugs the hips and fall tot he floor in a narrow sheath with a slit up the back to allow you to be able to walk. The bodice is basically an attached corset with inner boning and structure to hold everything in at the waist and up at the bust. It is completely covered with silk chiffon with tiny, hand placed gathers that run horizontally over the corset. The tops is peaked and plunged and the entire front highlighted with a row of tightly apace gold Chanel buttons. This is the epitome of the supermodel mood and just amazing. Excellent condition.

Fully lined through the bodice in silk crepe. The jersey skirt is unlined. The bodice is boned and has a stay that hooks to close under the bust and a waist stay lower down that also hooks to close. Twelve Chanel logo embossed gold gilt metal buttons run down the front. Hidden pockets along inset seams that run down the front. Tagged a Chanel 36 with size 4 hand written on the tag

Bust: approx 15-16" flat across from side seam to side seam
Waist: 12" flat across from side seam to side seam
Upper hips where silk bodice ends: 15" flat across from side seam to side seam
Natural hips: to 18" flat across from side seam to side seam
Bodice: 14" from tips of bodice to end of silk corset
Skirt: 36" from bottom of of silk corset to hem

Modern Sizing Equivalent: XS-SML

Reference Photos: Emily Ratajkowski wearing this dress to Rihanna's 2017 Diamond Ball.

This garment has been professionally cleaned, pressed and is odor free. Thoroughly checked over before shipping, it will be ready to wear upon arrival.

Details

  • Designer
    Chanel
  • Brand
    Chanel
  • Seller Location
    Toronto, Canada
  • Reference Number
    LU128853202
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