Travilla Yellow Chiffon Cocktail Dress, circa 1970

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This is a lovely yellow cocktail dress with long sleeves by Travilla from the 1960's.
The Dress has a zipper in the back, ruffled detailed on the neckline and hem, a satin yellow belt. The Sleeves are sheer and are bunched at the bottom for a fitted wrist.

Some History about the Designer:

Travilla designed award winning costumes and eventually transitioned from Warner to Fox where he met a woman who would do something for his gowns that no other woman in history would have. For the costumes he designed for this bombshell are, even today, well known among women. The famous 36-23-36 hour glass silhouette who donned these gowns was none other than Marilyn Monroe.

Measurements:

Length: 42"
Shoulder to shoulder: 14"
Sleeve: 25"
Bust: 32"
Waist: 26"
Hip: 34"

Details

  • Material Notes
    Drape, Ruffle, Belt, Zip
  • Condition
    Good. Good - Has Stains wait to post till cleaned.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    42 in. L
    107 cm L
  • Bust
    32 in. (81 cm)
  • Waist
    26 in. (66 cm)
  • Hip
    34 in. (86 cm)
  • Length
    42 in. (107 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    42 in. (107 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    AU130329481133
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

Typical response time: 7 hours

Located in Los Angeles, CA

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