Mainbocher haute couture tweed skirt suit, circa 1960

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This Mainbocher haute couture skirt suit is beautifully constructed in oatmeal tweed with a contrasting yellow silk lining. The double-breasted jacket features a shawl collar, bracelet length sleeves and wooden buttons fastening to the front, while the skirt has an A-line cut fastening with a zip to the side. Whether worn for daytime events or to the office this skirt suit will always be a chic option.

Constructed in oatmeal-coloured wool and lined in contrasting yellow silk
Comprising of a double-breasted jacket and skirt
Wooden buttons fastening to the front of the jacket and zip to the side of the skirt
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

Jacket Shoulder: 45cm
Bust: 93cm
Waist: 84cm
Length: 50cm
Sleeve: 48cm
Skirt Waist: 72cm
Hip: 103cm
Length: 56cm
We estimate this piece to be a UK size M

Details

  • Period
    1960-1969
  • Material Notes
    Silk, Wool, Button, Zip
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Reference Number
    LU7241584643
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2014

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Located in London, GB

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