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1980s Wallace Charles Contreri Dress With Draping


A fabulous deep rose silk dress by Charles Contreri for Wallace Sloves. It has elaborate pleating crossing at the chest and leg o mutton sleeves with self covered buttons and loops at the wrists. There is a system of folded silk inside the shoulders to provide shape. There are 2 long back drapes emanating from tucks at the shoulders and to almost ankle length. There is a plethora of hand stitching hemming the drapes and dress . The dress is fully lined in the same fabric giving a rich weight and feel. It has a matching back invisible zipper. Excellent appears unworn condition. Fits size Medium. Bust 39" Waist 39" Hips 41" Shoulders 16" Sleeves 25" Length 32" Drapes 58:"


  • Designer
    Charles Contreri
  • Brand
    Wallace Slove
  • Place of origin
    United States
  • Period
  • Material notes





  • Condition
    New or Never Worn.
  • Marked size
    S, M (US)
  • Bust
    39 in. (99.06 cm)
  • Waist
    39 in. (99.06 cm)
  • Hip
    41 in. (104.14 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    32 in. (81.28 cm)
  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Reference number

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