Hattie Carnegie black dress, circa 1963

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This dress by Hattie Carnegie, the legendary American designer who was inspired by Parisian haute couture, is the perfect vintage LBD. Constructed in fine silk grosgrain, the dress features an inverted pleat to the rear skirt for fullness and has buttons to the front of the bust and at the cuffs. Beautifully constructed, eminently wearable and strikingly modern.

Constructed in black silk
Featuring fabric-matched buttons on the bust and cuffs
Zip fastening to the rear
Excellent condition with the original label, lining and fastenings
Professionally dry cleaned and ozone-treated
Inspected by a couture-trained seamstress
All vintage items have been previously worn, gentle signs of wear are an inherent part of the piece

Shoulder: 44cm
Bust: 84cm
Waist: 66cm
Hip: 119cm
Length: 112cm
We estimate this piece to be a UK size S

Details

  • Period
    1960-1969
  • Material Notes
    Silk, Button, Zip
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Reference Number
    LU7241581753
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2014

Typical response time: 11 hours

Located in London, GB

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