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Dior Cocktail Suit

Style Period

1960s

Designer

Christian Dior

Label

none

Description

Three-piece suit. Jacket and skirt are in grey moire silk while sleeveless top is a brown floral print. The fitted jacket has a rounded lapel collar creating almost a flower petal effect. The 5 silver buttons on the jacket are in floral-shaped. The skirt is fitted. Donor was a Toronto based designer active in the fashion community.

Tags

main dress
day suit
women's
purple
grey
brown
green
watermarked
grosgrain
watermarked grosgrain

Donor

Lynne Tyrell

Accession Number

1-962-13-00960