Vintage 1960s dress suit in swirling floral vines of deep peach (looks like taupe) and pink on a pale taupe ground. The substantial fabric has a subtle glow, and the texture resembles damask. Unlined, short-sleeved, jewel-neck sheath dress has princess seamed bodice, five decorative covered buttons on the slim skirt, and a matching belt. Closes at back with metal CO/ED zip and hook&eye. Waist-length, slightly boxy jacket is fully lined and closes with three buttons through bound holes. Beautifully constructed, with attention to detail and lovely finishing. Union made in the U.S.A. From the Tawni W. collection.
Labels: House of Lord's, ILGWU 1963-'74 label
Fiber/Care: unmarked, appears to be a high-quality polyester blend, dry-clean
Condition: there's color shift on the upper back lining of the jacket and a small spot (interior only). you may opt to remove and/or replace the dress shields. we removed one of the thread belt loops that had snapped.
*We've had this sheath dress and jacket set professionally dry-cleaned and it's ready to wear.*
- labeled a size 10, but sizing has changed so go by the following -
at hem: 36"/91.5cm
waist: max. 31.5"/80cm
BELT - 1.5"/3.75cm x 33.5"/85cm
(BDV SKU: 00533-001)
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