Christian Lacroix Silk and Lace Cocktail dress Circa 1995/2000
Beautiful cocktail dress for an event in silk and lace by Christian Lacroix dating from the late 1990s. Fitted dress with a bottom in white wild silk covered with Calais lace with two different patterns, inspired by the Victorian era. Fake buttoning on the front with five spectacular buttons in brass and iridescent crystal. Dress amply skirted from the hips to finish in pleated tulle. V-neckline applied with a rounded collar in wild silk enhancing the chest and lace sleeves. Zip fastening in the back and cream rayon lining for the sheath bust and in rigid tulle under the skirt. Fuchsia woven label indicating Christian Lacroix Paris, E 94 2 203 Made in France. Never used. Excellent condition of color and conservation.
Dimensions: Shown on a size 38 France mannequin. Shoulders 39 cm, sleeves 51 cm, chest 92 cm, waist 74 cm.