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Pastel Dress

Style Period

1980s

Designer

Maggie Reeves

Label

Maggie Reeves

Description

(Shawl not photographed)
Sleeveless shin-length evening dress made of georgette silk with a strips of pastel colours sewn horizontally and then slightly letting out along the hem in a curved/ swooping motion to the right. In addition, the same strips are used as a short overlay on the bust and continuing along the back. Lastly, there is a single large floral strap on the left shoulder made of multicolour silk and faux flowers/ leaves continuing to the back.

Tags

main dress
ensemble
women's
multicolour
stripes
georgette silk

Donor

Marilyn Lastman

Accession Number

1-981-15-07125