80s Does 20s Black Drop Waist Dress

SKU: 00467-057
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A 1980s dress with 1920s drop-waist styling, and a nod to Chanel.

  • Jet black crepe bodice with crystal pleated georgette skirt.
  • White satin detachable collar and cuffs, and decorative gold rope and rhinestone buttons. 
  • Full acetate lining.
  • Closes at back with hidden zip and hook & eye.
  • Nicely constructed and finished, and quite substantial.
  • Union made in the USA, with care.

From the Mullins collection.

Labels: Karen Lawrence by Matthew, 1974-'95 ILGWU label

Fiber/Care: 100% polyester with acetate lining, dry-clean only

Condition: there is ever-so-slight discoloration at the back of the collar (was not able to capture in a photo, it's very subtle)

*We've had this dress professionally dry-cleaned and it's ready to wear.*

Garment Measurements:
- please ignore the vintage size 10 tag and go by the following -
 shoulders: 16"/40.5cm
 sleeves: 23"/58cm (cuffs detached)
 bust: 34"/86.25cm plus seams
 natural waist: 31.5"/80cm
 hips (at drop waist seam): 39"/99cm
 length: 39"/99cm

(BDV SKU: 00467-057)

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