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Dior haute couture black dress, Autumn/Winter 1959

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The perfect way of introducing vintage haute couture into a modern wardrobe, this stunning cocktail dress is incredibly contemporary. Designed while Yves Saint Laurent was head designer at Dior, the dress is constructed in black cloqué silk and features a flattering v-neckline and ruching over the bust. Giving the illusion of being two-pieces, the dress accentuates the hourglass silhouette with a slight peplum on the hipline. Constructed in black cloqué silk Featuring a v-neckline and peplum on the hip Zip fastening to the rear Excellent condition with the original label, lining and fastenings Professionally dry cleaned and ozone-treated Inspected by a couture-trained seamstress All vintage items have been previously worn, gentle signs of wear are an inherent part of the piece Bust: 80cm Waist: 61cm Hip: 96cm Length:112cm We estimate this piece to be a UK size XS

Details

  • Material notes

    Silk

    Zip

  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller location
    London, GB
  • Seller reference number
    100905
  • Reference number
    LU7241582323

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