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Navy Pleated Dress

Style Period

1970s

Designer

Jean Patou

Label

Jean Patou/ Paris Holt Renfrew

Description

Short sleeved knee-length wool crepe dress with a 2" high turtleneck-like neckline that ties into a bow on the left shoulder and pleats along the bottom skirt dress. The bodice is completely tucked (2" wide), that continue down the dress where the tucks are let loose to create pleats. Lastly, there is a a hook and eye closure at the back of the neck and side zipper closure on the bodice of the dress.

Tags

main dress
day dress
women's
navy blue blue
wool crepe

Donor

Claire Haddad

Accession Number

1-975-11-01334