Long, lean duster coat or maxi dress from the 1960s with mod details in sparkly electric blue on black. Full placket of blue rhinestone dome buttons with two hooks and eyes at the top. Lots of fun seaming for shape and style, including bust darts, elbow darts, curved seams at the side, and princess seams at back. One on-seam pocket. Fully lined in black. Wear it belted or loose as a dress, open as a funky casual topper, or with a formal evening ensemble. From the Bess L. estate.
Lola wears it over our 60s Bobbie Brooks velvet mini shift dress.
Labels: Maxan (famous for their bright-stripes-on-black 50s dresses and swing tops, the company appears to have been in business from minimally 1947 through at least 1966)
Fiber/Care: no tags, metallic and other synthetics, with single knit lining (stretches horizontally only), dry-clean
Condition: some of the blue rhinestones are missing from the buttons
*We're had this duster coat professionally dry-cleaned and it's ready to wear.*
- consider whether you will wear it alone or over clothing to determine how you'd like it to fit, then leave yourself wiggle room. ignore the vintage size 16 label, as sizing has changed over the years -
(BDV SKU: 00564-005)
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