Ceil Chapman-inspired dress
Voguish, iconic, Ceil Chapman-styled cocktail dress. Matte red slipper satin. The portrait neckline is elaborated with tiny folds and draping. Bodice is ruched at darts, sides and shoulders. Waistband is a piped line. Tapered wiggle skirt is topped with a theatrical, stiffened, tulip-shaped peplum skirt, which falls low in the back. Fully-lined. No label.
size & fit- small
bodice (shoulder-to-waist): 15 1/2"
Highly-wearable & in beautiful shape. No exterior holes, stains or fading. Noted repair: broken metal zipper has been replaced.
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