Sybil Connolly orange top and skirt, circa 1958

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A vibrant orange Sybil Connolly ensemble, consisting of a wool crochet top and silk skirt, this beautiful two-piece will work for formal Events and summer parties alike. The top features a boat neckline that scoops lower in the back, and three-quarter length sleeves and is contrasted by a structured full skirt, which features a panel of boning in the waist, giving a corseted effect.

Constructed from orange crocheted wool and silk moir̩
Comprising of a short sleeved top and maxi skirt with a matching belt
Fabric-matched buttons fastenings to the rear of the top and hook and eyes to the side of the skirt
Excellent condition with the original label, linings and boning in the skirt
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

Top Shoulder: 43cm
Bust: 92cm
Length: 40cm
Sleeve: 32cm
Skirt Waist: 65cm
Hip: 100cm
Length: 111cm
Belt Length: 160cm
We estimate this piece to be a UK size S
Details
Designer
Sybil Connolly
Place of Origin
Ireland
Period
1950-1959
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Marked Size
S (UK)
Dealer Location
London, United Kingdom
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU7241480983
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2014
Located in London, GB

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