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Black Evening Suit

Style Period

1980s

Designer

G.L Regis

Label

The Room/ G.L Regis

Description

Black wool two piece evening ensemble comprising of a skirt and jacket. The knee-length skirt is a wrap-around with hidden side seam pockets and two buttons along the front of the waistband. In addition the skirt is fully lined with nylon. For the jacket,it has long sleeves, a Mandarin collar, darts along the back and slits on the back of each sleeve with three black buttons along it as a closure. Lastly, there is a centre-front button closure with the use of round black buttons and a rounded peplum-like finish below the synched waist.

Tags

main dress
evening suit
women's
black
wool
nylon

Donor

Vivian Wilcox

Accession Number

1-980-13-09012