Stunning 1990s James Purcell Black Silk Velvet Strapless Gown w/ Dramatic Train

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Drop dead gorgeous James Purcell black silk velvet strapless gown! Purcell was a very sought after designer in the late eighties/early nineties. However, his attention to intricate detailing, and his love for only the finest (most expensive fabrics) caused his demise in the fashion world --He rarely made profit on any of his pieces!
This beauty is prime example!!! The softest jet-black silk velvet, with a lovely dramatic train. This silhouette is simply stunning! Lined in gorgeous lilac silk, with a hidden zipper down the back. In great condition--appears to have never been worn. Marked Size 4, but could also fit a 2.

Measurements:
32 inch bust
28 inch waist
38 inch hips
49-55 inches in length

Details

  • Material Notes
    Satin, Silk, Velvet, Dart, Hook and eye, Seam, Zip
  • Condition
    New or Never Worn
  • Marked Size
    2 - 4 (US)
  • Bust
    32 in. (81 cm)
  • Waist
    28 in. (71 cm)
  • Hip
    38 in. (97 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    55 in. (140 cm)
  • Seller Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU662407852
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2014

Typical response time: 2 hours

Located in San Francisco, CA

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