Early 1980s Courreges Patent Detail Dress

$650 USD $725 USD

This is a fabulous and early 1980s example of Courreges that has all the feel and mod appeal of an earlier piece! It is in excellent, unworn condition and really a great little dress! Cut in a classic shift with lots of subtle details. The shoulders are cut straight across and quite wide and each is topped with a triangle of patent. Another patent detail is set on a an angle at the chest and meets the sharp notched neckline - a familiar detail that Courreges was infamous for. It is cut shift like with a slight bit of shape to the waist. The skirt widens from there with inset kick pleat panels set on either side of the hip to give it a true sixties feeling A-line shape. Excellent, unworn condition

Sleeves: 21"
Shoulders: 16.5" (set wide)
Bust: 19" flat across from side seam to side seam
Waist: 16" flat across from side seam to side seam
Hips: 19" flat across from side seam to side seam
Length: 34" from neck to hem

Fully lined in a Courreges logo embossed lack silky rayon and closes with a back zipper. The patent goes all the way around and snaps over itself at the back.

Modern Sizing equivalent: SML-MED

Item# DD1009

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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