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Jacques Fath red skirt suit, circa 1955


An amazing example of Jacques Fath love of the hourglass silhouette, this beautifully tailored skirt suit will look fabulous in or outside of the boardroom. The shoulder pads, nipped in waist and padded hips of the jacket create a highly flattering silhouette, exaggerating the curves of the body. Constructed in red wool crepe, both the jacket and skirt are fully lined, with the skirt fastening with a zip to the side and the jacket with buttons on the front. Just add a structured handbag and heels to finish the look. Constructed in red wool Comprising of a jacket and skirt 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: 44cm Bust: 104cm Waist: 78cm Hip: 98cm Length: 62cm Sleeve: 57cm Skirt: Waist: 72cm Hip: 96cm Length: 71cm We estimate this piece to be a UK size M


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