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Hattie Carnegie black dress, circa 1963


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


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