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Heart Suit Ensemble

Style Period

1980s

Label

Escada

Description

Black cotton skirt suit with a long-sleeved blazer with shoulder pads, four large shiny black button fastenings along the centre-front opening and embroidered multicolour hearts along the front bodice. In addition, there is a large embroidered heart with more swirls and tiny hearts along the back of the jacket. Lastly, the bottom of the centre-front opening is cut diagonally on each side to have a small triangle-like peak. The skirt is made of the same black cotton and the hem hits just below the knee.

Tags

main dress
ensemble
women's
multicolour
hearts
cotton
sequins

Donor

Marilyn Lastman

Accession Number

1-985-13-07134