Bands of intersecting elastic sewn on the interior create a sculptural garment. Long sleeves, cowl neckline. Unusual and iconic piece. The dress version of this garment is in the permanent collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. 100% rayon. Labeled vintage size medium. Unlined. No closures.
Condition: Very good with faint spotting throughout. There is a small hole at the center front waist that has been patched and another small hole below that which has not been fixed. Flaws are very hard to see due to the construction of the garment.
Measurements (all are approximate due to shape of garment)
Bust: 62" Waist: 40" Across Shoulders: approximately 17" Sleeve Length: 23" Center Back Length: 40"
Vintage blouse is made of black silk and covered in silver sequins and bugle beads. Mock neck. Exaggerated shoulders created with shoulder pads. Sleeves button up the forearm with looped closure. Center back same closure. Lined.
Luxe caftan from Lucie Ann Beverly Hills dates to the 1980's and is made of pastel fabric with a metallic jacquard weave. Center front slit neckline has gold metallic trim. Two hook and eye closures at center back. Unlined. No size label.
Vintage cape likely dates to the 1970's to the 1980's and is made of black satin that is covered with rows of black marabou feathers. Longer feathers trim neckline and down center front. Fully lined. Center front hook and eye closure at neckline. Please note that although there are no bust or waist measurements, this piece would be best suited for an Extra Small to Small.
1980's couture dress from the boutique, "Miguez-Carton" in Cannes, France. Shirred front and back bodice. Spiderweb lace across top chest and down sleeves is decorated with black sequins and white satin rosettes. Diagonal peplum has body and stiffness and is lined with white taffeta. Back skirt vent. Center back zipper. Fully lined. This is an extremely high-quality, hand-finished dress that is reminiscent of Vicky Tiel's designs; however, no designer label is present.
No size label.
Bust: 36" Waist: 29" Hips: 38 1/2" Across Shoulder: 15" Sleeve Length: 22" Center Back Length: 45" Skirt Length: 28 1/2"