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1960's Demi Couture Yellow Silk Dress With 1920's Beading



Created by custom couturier Rodolphe in Toronto circa 1960. A combination of 1920's bead work removed from a European heirloom flapper dress and yellow silk refashioned for a curvy client with Ava Gardner looks. Sexy, finely crafted and uniquely blending two distinct eras. Fits a full figure with emphasis on the full bosom. Silk panels with hand stitched floral seed bead motif. In excellent vintage condition. Fits a US 6-8.


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  • Dimensions
    Length: 42.5 in. (107.95 cm)Bust: 36 in. (91.44 cm)Waist: 30 in. (76.2 cm)Hip: 38 in. (96.52 cm)
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  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Toronto, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU22829500792

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    Ships From: Toronto, Canada
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