Christian Lacroix Haute Couture Sheath with Optional Tattoo Lace Sleeves

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This elegant haute couture dress designed by Christain Lacroix can be worn in two different ways. There is a sleek black silk sheath with a black silk satin band and bow on the bodice. There is a matching satin band on the right hip at the dropped waistline as well as a delicate lace flounce at the left side. The dress is fully lined, has a left side zipper and an interior zipper, all in the couture manner. A separate silk bodice has long black lace sleeves and a center back zipper. The dress can be worn with or without the this piece for two separate looks. Both pieces bear the numbered couture label and they are in excellent condition.
Measurements;
Dress
Bust 36"
Waist 34"
Hips 38"
Length shoulder to hem 39"
Bodice
Bust 36"
Sleeves 23"

Details

  • Period
    21st Century
  • Material Notes
    Lace, Silk
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Bust
    36 in. (91 cm)
  • Waist
    34 in. (86 cm)
  • Hip
    38 in. (97 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    39 in. (99 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New Hope, PA
  • Reference Number
    LU471020132
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