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Turquoise Evening Gown

Style Period

1960s

Designer

Dora Bloom

Label

Dora Bloom Toronto Avida Boutique, David E-Rae Toronto

Description

Floor-length turquoise sheath gown with stand-up collar. Closure is with hook and eye centre back of the collar. The gown is decorated with "eyelash" trim appliques along the left side of the dress and edged with lace appliques decorated with rows of pearls forming a zig zag pattern from neck to hem.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
turquoise
zigzag
shantung silk
rayon
appliqued lace
embroidery

Donor

Mrs. Louise Graham

Accession Number

1-960-14-06961