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JEAN LOUIS Vintage I Magnin 1960s Rare Ivory Crepe Pink and Green Fringe Dress

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Incredible and rare 60s JEAN LOUIS for I. MAGNIN cream shift dress, with amazing green and pink fringed hem! Couture quality, with incredible attention to detail! Jean Louis was the lead Hollywood costume designer in the 1950s and 1960s, In 1962 Louis created the infamous "Happy Birthday, Mr. President," dress worn by Marilyn Monroe. In 1961 he created his own clothing line for the public. This shift dress is from his first line in 1961! Wonderful ivory crepe, with gathers at the neckline. Panels of asymmetrical pink and green silk fringe at the hem. Flattering shift shape has an ode to the 1920s flapper style! Fully lined, with a full metal zipper up the back and hook-and-eye closure. Great with sandals, flats, wedges or heels. In great condition. Made in USA. Approximately Size Small - Medium (shift style can fit an array of shapes and sizes--Note the different pictured mannequins) Measurements: 36-38 inch bust Up to 34 inch waist 38-40 inch hips 38 inches from top shoulder to hem

Details

  • Material notes

    Silk

    Crepe, Crepe de Chine, Crepe backed

    Fringe

    Cut work

    Stitch

    Gather

    Zip

    Seam

    Shirring

    Topstitching

    Tuck

    Hook and eye

    Cuff

    Dart

  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Marked size
    Small - Medium (US)
  • Waist
    34 in. (86.36 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    38 in. (96.52 cm)
  • Seller location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Reference number
    LU6621823013

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