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Blue Evening Gown

Style Period

1960s

Designer

David E Rea

Label

David E Rea

Description

Floor-length short sleeve blue dress with empire waistline, a ribbon sash tied in a bow around the waistline and a square neckline with a "V" shaped cutout at the centre front bodice edge. Furthermore, the bodice is made of 3 dimensional lace applique. Lastly, there is ribbon around the edge of the sleeves and the skirt is made of peau de soie.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
blue
floral
peau de soie
lace
embroidery

Donor

Mrs. J. Gould

Accession Number

1-962-14-03062