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Incredible 1970s Mr. Blackwell Vintage Nude Illusion Sequin Couture Black Gown

$2,500

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Absolutely incredible RARE 70s MR. BLACKWELL black vintage full length dress! Nude Illusion bodice, with strategically hand-sewn sequins, to cover just the right amount. Full black jersey skirt, with nude silk mesh on bodice, hand encrusted with hundreds of black sequins. Perfect for any red carpet event, or black tie affair. Definitely a head-turner, and looks fabulous on! In great condition. Full metal zipper down the back. Approximately Size Small - Small Medium (lots of stretch) Mr. Blackwell was the premiere fashion critic for the elite. He began the "Worst Dressed List" in 1960s, which followed into the Best Dressed List.Furthermore, he was the official fashion critic for the Academy Awards until his death. Hence, His own line was a very successful 40 year fashion label, that always sought for perfection. The pieces resemble haute couture workmanship. Measurements: 34-38 inch bust 26-28 inch waist (slight stretch) Free hips 61 inches from top shoulder to hem

Details

  • Designer
  • Brand
    Mr Blackwell
  • Dimensions
    Marked Size: Small / Medium (US)
  • Place of Origin
    United States
  • Period
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU6621262103

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  • Shipping
    $70 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 7-16 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Chicago, IL
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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