Early Career Richard Tyler Couture Purple and Black Gown

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Fabulous Richard Tyler Couture slinky gown from the late1990s. A red carpet worthy piece that's strapless, with a mermaid silhouette. Purple silk is overlapped in a navy sheer net fabric. Excess fabric forms soft folds on bodice. Navy fabric is draped along the bottom. Fabric gathers at back to create a gorgeous cascading tail. Back zip closure. Excellent vintage condition. Fits like a US size 4.
Details
Designer
Richard Tyler
Brand
Richard Tyler Couture
Place of Origin
United States
Period
1990-1999
Material Notes
See-through, Silk, Gather, Swag, Boned, Zip, Net
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use. Altered (not by designer).
Dimensions
61 in. L
155 cm L
Bust
26 in. (66 cm)
Waist
23 in. (58 cm)
Hip
30 in. (76 cm)
Length
61 in. (155 cm)
Dealer Location
Toronto, Canada
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU22821190142
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