1969 Pierre Cardin Pink Psychedelic Print Organza Bell-Sleeve Maxi Dress


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1969 Pierre Cardin Pink Psychedelic Print Organza Bell-Sleeve Maxi Dress

$1,200.00 USD

ID: 0916202

Size: medium

Condition: Excellent

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Spectacular Pierre Cardin psychedelic fantasy floral print silk organza maxi dress from his 1969 spring-summer collection. In 1951 Cardin opened his own couture house and by 1957, he started a ready-to-wear line; a bold move for a French couturier at the time. The look most associated with Cardin is the "Space Age" collections of the 1960's which made some of the most futuristic and mind-bending clothing of the era. This kaleidoscopic garment is a perfect example of his more genuine. The construction of this dress is amazing; the scoopneck bodice has stitched relief pleating to create depth. The sleeves have a beautiful bell-sleeve effect; adding a signature Cardin touch. I adore the flowing middle-split layered skirting which looks gorgeous with movement. A beautiful piece of wearable fashion history. "The clothing I prefer are those I invent for a life that doesn't yet exist- the world of tomorrow!" Pierre Cardin

Bust: 34-35 inches
High Waist: 30 inches
Hips: up to 38 inches
Sleeve Length: 24 inches
Total Length: 57 inches

This Pierre Cardin designer dress is in excellent condition with no rips, stains or holes. Perfectly working back-zipper. Highly wearable and an investment piece that will continue to increase in value.