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Navy Evening Dress

Style Period

1980s

Designer

Maggy Reeves

Label

Maggy Reeves for Beker Fashion Enterprises Canada

Description

Navy wool cocktail / evening dress with V-neckline, 3/4 long sleeves and a centre-front crystal button closure beginning at the neckline and extending to a large ruffled border/ hemline of navy "silk". The same navy silk is used to create a bow detailing that is at the end of the V-neckline as well as folded back cuffs on the sleeves.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
navy blue
wool
silk

Donor

Carole Moore-Ede

Accession Number

1-980-11-07812