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White Chiffon Dress

Style Period

1980s

Designer

Wayne Clark

Label

Wayne Clark

Description

White floor-length evening gown with short flawy sleeves that are open and droop to the waistline, a deep V-neckline and a self- sash with cream tassels at the ends tied around the waist and knotted at the centre-front with both sides of the bodice knotted through it. In addition, there is a deep V cutout at the centre-back of the dress and rectangular trips of white chiffon material that is even more sheer/ see-through sewn along the V-neckline, shoulders, sleeves, back cutout and the top of the neck with cream satin ribbon along the edges of this strip. Lastly, there is three tiers/ visible layers of at the bottom/ hem of the dress that are also edged with the same satin ribbon.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
white
cream
chiffon
thread
tassels
satin ribbon

Donor

Mrs. R. Latimer

Accession Number

1-980-14-03109