1980s Victor Costa Vintage Dress & Jacket in Black & White Diamond Check

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This strapless vintage dress and matching jacket from the 1980’s was created by Victor Costa. The dress has ribbons of black velvet woven together with strips of ivory satin to create a checked look on the bodice and side and back of the waistband on the jacket. The rest of the jacket and skirt of the dress are both black velvet, and the dress and jacket are both fully lined. The jacket has three faceted square buttons down the front, and giant mutton statement sleeves with two buttons at the cuff. The dress is labeled a vintage size 6, we estimate this dress to be a modern US women’s size 4/6 because the bust is more like a 4. The jacket is a little larger, more like an 8. Both the dress and jacket are in excellent vintage condition.

Dress:
BUST: 34"
WAIST: 28"
HIPS: 42""
LENGTH from top of bust to waist: 11"
LENGTH from waist to skirt hem: 24"

Jacket:
BUST: up to 44"
WAIST: 30”
LENGTH from shoulder to hem: 18""
SLEEVE from armpit to cuff: 18"""

Details

  • Designer
    Victor Costa
  • Brand
    Victor Costa
  • Place of Origin
    United States
  • Period
    1980-1989
  • Material Notes
    Velvet, Check, Gather, Ribbon, Zip, Rayon
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Marked Size
    6 (US)
  • Seller Location
    Portland, OR
  • Reference Number
    LU22322593613
About the Seller

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Located in Portland, OR

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