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Vintage Norma Kamali 80s Avant Garde Blue Velvet Dress Poet Sleeves


This is an extraordinary 1980's vintage dress from Norma Kamali. This avant garde rayon and silk vintage midnight blue velvet dress has a lined skirt portion and elastic gathering at the empire waist line. I particularly love the Elizabethan poet style sleeves, and the fact that the hemline is shorter in the front and the neckline can be worn off or on the shoulders. A fabulous vintage dress from an important designer who always adds just the right twist to her garments to make them interesting! Though this is labeled a size 8, it is always best to review measurements carefully, as sizes vary between manufacturers and eras. This dress is in excellent condition. Made in the USA. BUST: 36” WAIST: 26” LENGTH: 31” SLEEVES from shoulder seam: 22”


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    Norma Kamali
  • In the Style Of
    Avant Garde
  • Place of origin
    United States
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  • Marked size
    8 (US)
  • Seller location
    Portland, OR
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