1960s Brown & Gold Lurex Cocktail Dress by Raoul Couture - Bust 86 cm
Knee length brown and gold metallic cocktail dress by top end Melbourne store Raoul Couture. The dress has a raised waist and the bodice sits over the top of the dress, so there are two layers. The waist is trimmed with a beaded fringe and a fixed sash with a bow. Closes at the back with a zipper. Fully lined. Fabric is metallic thread over what is most likely silk, and a silk lining, but there are no fabric tags. Early 1960s, the store closed in 1963.