Below knee length green floral silk wiggle dress with matching gossamer evening cover up in a typical evening or cocktail ensemble of the period. The silk is pleated across the bodice into the slightly raised waist. Skirt is pleated at centre front and the midriff band is also pleated. A matching rosette with beaded centre trims the waist. The skirt is very straight, with no vent. Low V neckline at the back, and closes with a rear metal zipper. Lined with heavy green rayon. The "coat" is dress length with short sleeves and hook and eye fastening at the neck. Made by Balooeff Beautiful Gowns Sydney - 1960s.
Bust 81-84 cm (32-33")
Waist 63 cm (25")
Hips 86 cm (34")
Shoulder to waist 34 cm (13.5")
Length 103 cm (40.5")
Very good. There is an 8 cm brown mark on the lining of the jacket, which can be seen through the gauzy fabric, but which blends in well with the colors of the busy pattern and is not noticeable. a 2 mm hole in the lining. Some bead loss from the centre of the rosette.