Yves Saint Laurent Colorblock Ruffle Dress

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Constructed in an elaborate cotton that provides a subtle tie-dye effect (see picture 9), this three colors playful YSL summer dress depicts an exaggerated ruffle collar, which can be worn off or on the shoulders. An elasticated waist features gathers that evolve delicately into pleats. Similar technique is used on the lower part of the balloon sleeves. Two convenient side pockets (see picture 5). Unlined, the dress is a vintage French size 34 (US 0) but runs big to size. Just slip on to wear this fantastic piece !

Fits approx. : US 2-6 / FR 36-38

Measurements (taken flat) :
Width (shoulder to shoulder) approx. 38 cm (15 inches)
Width (armpit to armpit) approx. 48 cm (18.9 inches)
Waist (unstretched) approx. 34 cm (13.4 inches)
Waist (stretched) approx. 43 cm (16.9 inches)
Length (shoulder to waist) approx. 38 cm (15 inches)
Length (waist to hem) approx. 48.5 cm (19.1 inches)
Length (shoulder to hem) approx. 86.5 cm (34.1 inches)
Sleeve length approx. 47.5 cm (18.7 inches)

This item has been professionally cleaned, pressed & carefully inspected by a couture-trained seamstress before being sold.

Details

  • Period
    1980-1989
  • Material Notes
    Cotton, Color blocking, Gather, Ruffle
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Marked Size
    FR 34 (US 0) but runs big (EU)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    34.1 in. (87 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Geneva, Switzerland
  • Reference Number
    LU5603060553
About the Seller

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Located in Geneva, CH

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