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1960s Courreges HyperBole Twirling Skirt Sleeveless Dress


This wonderful black wool crepe Courreges dress can be worn on its own or styled in the manner of his signature look, with a top or turtleneck underneath. It is made from a light black wool crepe that moves well and is not heavy when on. It is cut sleeveless with wide straps and a square cut neckline. The bodice is meant to be fitted and a row of decorative, thick black buttons runs down the front. Each has a properly finished buttonhole behind it despite the fact that the buttons are not functional - the kind of detail that shows the quality of his work and attention to details. It is seamed at the waist and then the skirt stays fairly fitted to skim over the hips. As it nears the hem the skirt opens up to a startling fullness - it is a full true circle skirt near the hem. This gives the bottom of the skirt soft rounded curves and then if you twirl or move you soon discover the tremendous movement that this technique gives the skirt. The dress has really beautiful seaming and an impeccably construction. It is always hard to convey black in a photo but when you see it in person I think you will be very pleased. Excellent condition. Tagged a Courreges size 00. Fully lined in a black silky rayon and it closes with a hidden set side zipper. The front buttons are decorative only but has properly finished buttonholes. Very well made Bust: to 16.5" flat across from side seam to side seam Waist: 14" flat across from side seam to side seam Hips: 19" flat across from side seam to side seam Bodice: 15.5" from top of bodice to waist Skirt: 29.5" from waist to hem Modern Sizing Equivalent: XS-SML This garment has been professionally cleaned, pressed and is odor free. Thoroughly checked over before shipping, it will be ready to wear upon arrival.


  • Designer
  • Brand
    André Courrèges
  • Period
  • Condition
    Excellent. Please expand description above for full measurements..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    D 45 in.

    D 114.3 cm

  • Bust
    16.5 in. (41.91 cm)
  • Waist
    14 in. (35.56 cm)
  • Hip
    19 in. (48.26 cm)
  • Length
    45 in. (114.3 cm)
  • Seller location
    Toronto, CA
  • Seller reference number
    Item# DD2191
  • Reference number

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