1960s OLEG CASSINI demi couture satin velvet dress xs | new winter
Beyond stunning demi-couture Oleg Cassini 1960's dress! Done in the finest double faced silk satin in brilliant emerald green. Evil pointed bodice swoops up to points. Lush silk velvet bodice with decorative covered buttons and front attached bow. Extreme wiggle shape. The interior is a true work of art with boning all around the bodice. Fully lined in green satin. Back metal zipper.
*Cassini was best known as the “Couturier to Camelot" since he collaborated with Jackie Kennedy which had a profound impact on the way American women dressed. Simple designs with easy fit, straight lines, boxy jackets, and very restrained use of trims or ornamentation were his hallmark.
Brand: Oleg Cassini/Town & Country Shop Pennsylvania
Size on tag: none
Fits like: xs
Condition: Very Good Vintage: previous owner had this taken out and there are some ghost stitches remaining on the side seams and on the front by the velvet bow. You could take it back in and these would disappear. Satin shows everything!
Bust (underarm seam) : 33"
Total length: 37" (3" 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