bill tice

1970s Bill Tice Plunging Cream & Gold Jersey Dress

This is one of the most coveted of all the Bill Tice designs. A version of it sits in the closet of countless celebrities. Lady Gaga recently wore a version, as have girls like Rachel Zoe & Nicole Richie among countless others. It is just one of those fail-safe pieces that you know is going to work every time you put it on. It is also insanely sexy with a cross over front that plunges almost to the waist. That said because of how its cut and the way it toes at the waist you can really control how deep the plunge sits once its on. It is made of a liquid cream jersey so feels amazing on and has the added bonus of traveling very well. It is the kind of piece you can throw into your suit case and slip on  with either flats or heels when you reach some far off destination and be perfectly ready to go. There is a high slit at one side that shows when you walk or sit and I love the signature wide top stitch gold belt attached at the waist that adds a nit of glamour and also allows you to cinch in the shape as much as you want. Excellent condition.

Unlined and slips over the head to wear. It has elastic through the front part of the waist and ties with the attached gold belt. Very light padding in the shoulders. The easy fit and elastic waist allow it to work on a variety of sizes.

Sleeves: 24"
Shoulders: 15"
Bust: open
Waist: 15-17" flat across from side seam to side seam untied - you can cinch it in a lot from here if needed
Hips: to 28" flat across from side seam to side seam
Bodice: 16" from neck to waist
Skirt: 43" from waist to hem

Modern Sizing Equivalent: SML-LRG

Item# DD2728

This garment has been professionally cleaned, pressed and is odor free. Thoroughly checked over before shipping, it will be ready to wear upon arrival.

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