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Dusky Blue Evening Gown and Bolero

By Staffordshire University and The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University


Dusky blue evening gown with detachable bolero. Bias cut full length gown, sleeveless with gathered bust. Diamond detail- stitching loops for sash (missing). Keyhole detail to back filled in with net and two cut-work details to each shoulder filled with net. Bolero has floral design at front, again with net and is tied at the back to secure with a bow concealing two metal press studs.. Date: 1930 - 1939 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.

Topics: dress, ukoer, Creative arts & design, W000
Publisher: Staffordshire University
Year: 2010
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