This versatile little dress from the 1960s is from renowned New York design firm Suzy Perette. Short-sleeved shift with princess seaming and slight A-line silhouette is oh, so mod. Geometric black on white trellis pattern in a heavy cotton ottoman, fully lined. Closes at the front with multiple snaps. (P)leather braid and covered-button detail at bodice. On-seam pockets.
From local theater Onstage Atlanta.
Labels: Suzy Perette New York, illegible size and style label remnants
background: Not a person, but a dress label created by Lombardy Frocks in 1940s New York, Suzy Perette specialized in affordable, high-quality versions of the latest Parisian designs.
Fiber/Care: unknown, feels like cotton ottoman with faux-leather trim
(vegan friends, we are 99% sure this is not real leather)
Condition: slight fading at the collar top, some discoloration to interior neck lining
*This dress is freshly laundered and ready to wear.*
bust: 37" plus a little room from darts and seams
waist: 36" (shift design skims body)
total length: 28" on center back
(BDV SKU: 00329-008)
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