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Heart Suit Ensemble

Style Period

1980s

Designer

Margauth Ley

Label

Margauth Ley

Description

Black cotton evening suit with a long-sleeves blazer and above-the-knee skirt. The blazer is collar-less with a high rounded neckline, shoulder pads, a pleat at the lower centre-back and slash pockets on either hips. In addition, there are three gold heart button fastenings along the centre-front closure, three along the cuffs and along the back pleat. Lastly, there are red, gold and white appliqu

Tags

main dress
evening suit
women's
black
red
gold
hearts
cotton
buttons

Donor

Marilyn Lastman

Accession Number

1-988-13-07133