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Orange Evening Ensemble

Style Period

1980s

Designer

Alfred Sung

Label

Alfred Sung

Description

Matching orange four piece ensemble comprising of a jacket, skirt, sweater and crinoline. To begin, the jacket is made of orange rayon and has an A-line silhouette, notched lapels, long sleeves that are gathered at the wrists and shoulders and a single self-covered button closure at the centre-front opening of the dress. For the sweater, it is made with of orange jersey and has a wide ribbed neckline and long sleeves. The skirt is is high waisted and thigh-length with soft box pleats and a zipper closure. Lastly, there is a separate brown crinoline underneath the skirt with a bias binding and an elastic waist.

Tags

main dress
ensemble
women's
orange
rayon
nylon
jersey
crinoline net

Donor

Donna Stevens

Accession Number

1-980-15-03105