1960s GEOFFREY BEENE empire wool dress xs | new winter JMC
Chic and classic Geoffrey Beene dress likely from the 1968-1969 fall winter collection! Done in a charcoal felted wool on the bodice and structured silk taffeta on the full skirt. High empire waistline hits right below the bust. Front zipper. Fully lined.
Here is a matching coat at the Met Museum! https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/82707?searchField=All&sortBy=Relevance&deptids=8&ft=beene&offset=100&rpp=20&pos=104
Brand: geoffrey beene
Size on tag: --
Fits like: xs
Material: wool/silk taffeta
Condition: Excellent Vintage
Bust (underarm seam) : 33"
Empire Waist: 28"
Natural Waist: open
Total length: 36" (5" hem allowance)
m i n t : pristine with no signs of wear- possibly deadstock
e x c e l l e n t : signs of normal wear and age- no obvious flaws
v e r y g o o d : noted minor flaws that may have been already repaired - very wearable
g o o d : many noted minor flaws and/or mends -wearable
f a i r : numerous noted flaws and mends, some significant - still wearable