LEONARD Vintage c. 1973 Documented Evening Silk Dress Size XS
An amazing documented Leonard evening dress from c. 1973 (see Vogue ad!). The dress feaures a fitted turtleneck bodice, made from a fine and lightweight silk jersey with signature print in soft shades of cream, brown and orange, with long, billowing sleeves with narrow cuffs (two fabric-covered buttons each). Fitted waist. Wide, floor-length skirt, made from a dark brown first-class quality jersey with substantial weight and perfect drape. The dress closes with a back zipper, is hand-finished and unlined. Made in France.
Tagged size 1, will fit a D 34, F 36, I 40, US 4, UK 8, XS
Measurements (laid flat and unstretched)
Shoulders 38,5 cm/15.2"
Bust 36,0 cm/14.2" (plus lots of stretch!)
Waist 32,0 cm/12.6" (no stretch!)
Sleeves 70,0 cm/27.6" (billowing style with narrow cuffs)
Length 151,0 cm/59.5"