Fetching C.1980 Albert Nipon 2-Piece Victorian Style Plum Dress

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The detail on this 2-piece dress ensemble is up to Pearl and Albert Nipon's standards for providing feminine and stylish attire. The top has an asymmetrical tie at the neck with a brilliant row of buttons at the front and the cuffs. Modest shoulder pads and netting provide a lift at the upper sleeve reminiscent of Victorian era styles. The skirt hooks and zips at the waist with flat pleats to the hips and full pleats to the hem. Put both pieces together with a coordinating belt for an ultra feminine look or wear the top separately with jeans for a different vibe. The plum, blue and burgundy striped fabric appears to be silk. Excellent vintage condition.

Best fits a size 6 and possible size 8 with attention to the following measurements.
TOP
Bust 36"
Waist 33.5"
Hips 37.5"
Sleeve Length From Underarm to Cuff 17.5"
Shoulder Length From Sleeve Seam to Seam 15.5"
Length From Shoulder to Hem 24"
SKIRT
Waist 28"
Hips to End of Flat Pleats 38"
Length From Waist to Hem 29.5"
Belt Measures 73" Long x 1" Wide

Details

  • Designer
    Albert Nipon
  • Brand
    Albert Nipon
  • In the Style Of
    Victorian
  • Place of Origin
    United States
  • Period
    1980-1989
  • Material Notes
    Silk, Taffeta, Striped, Belt, Button
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Marked Size
    Unmarked (Size 6-8)
  • Bust
    36 in. (91 cm)
  • Waist
    28 in. (71 cm)
  • Hip
    38 in. (97 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Atlanta, GA
  • Reference Number
    LU48731947303
About the Seller

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Located in Atlanta, GA

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