1970s Stephen Burrows Red Drape Back Evening Dress

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Gorgeous! This dress is an excellent testament to Stephen Burrow’s bold use of color and distinct, dramatic draping. The floor - length dress is compsed of a bright red - orange jersey knit wear fabric, and has an accent center seam running the full length of the front of the dress. The dress features a deep, wide v - neck, and short flutter sleeves. The flutter sleeves are pulled in at the back of the dress, into a waterfall - like drape. France's finest designers were pitted against their American counterparts in the 1973 runway "Battle of Versailles." When looking at this dress, we are reminded of Yves Saint Laurent conceding sartorial defeat in the face of Stephen Burrow's designs. Go Stephen!

Modern US Size: 6
Slit 23 inches

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Details

  • Material Notes
    Jersey, Knit, Drape
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Marked Size
    2-4 see measurements (US)
  • Bust
    35 in. (89 cm)
  • Waist
    28 in. (71 cm)
  • Hip
    39.5 in. (100 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    61 in. (155 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    Houston, TX
  • Reference Number
    LU10323091853
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