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Red Evening Dress

Style Period

1980s

Label

Assorti for Susan Freis

Description

Floor-length evening dress with knotted spaghetti straps, two tiers of straight/off-the-shoulder frills across the neckline and strips of frills going along the entire skirt of the dress right down the hem. Lastly, there is a matching shawl tied around the waist of the dress adding more frills along the waist and hanging down the centre.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
red
turquoise
purple
white
stripes
abstract
polyester

Donor

Harriet Bunting

Accession Number

1-980-14-09047