A wonderful piece of Pierre Balmain haute couture, this effortless cream gown could make a perfect romantic wedding dress ! Cut for a slightly loose fit in the finest quality silk, it nips in at the waist and falls elegantly to a guipure lace-trimmed, ankle-skimming hem. Labelled and numbered n° 163 751, the dress closes with hooks and eyes, plus eight large buttons at the back.
Fits approx. : US 4-6-8 (small US 8) / FR 38-40 (small FR 40)
Measurements (taken flat) :
Width (shoulder to shoulder) approx. 37 cm (14.6 inches)
Width (armpit to armpit) approx. 44 cm (17.3 inches)
Waist approx. 33.5 cm (13.2 inches)
Length (shoulder to waist) approx. 37 cm (14.6 inches)
Length (waist to hem) approx. 100 cm (39.4 inches)
Sleeve length (at the longest) approx. 42 cm (16.5 inches)
Total length approx. 140 cm (55.1 inches)
This item has been professionally cleaned, pressed & carefully inspected by a couture-trained seamstress before being sold.
Pierre Balmain Haute Couture Silk and Guipure Dress, circa 1970 LU5601871303