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

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Reference Number
    LU7241582323
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