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House of Merivale 1970s dress - Lace up maxi dress by the House of Merivale 1970s

From the Collection of Circa Vintage Archive

Description
Halterneck maxi dress with scooped neckline, and deep lace up back. Flared, bias cut skirt perfectly matches up the pinstriped fabric. Centre back nylon zipper.
Size
Dress size 8 - Bust: adjustable Waist: 26 inches - 66cm Hips: 35 inches - 89cm Shoulder to waist: adjustable Total length: 61 inches - 155cm
Object Registration
DR1402-05
Historical information
This dress was featured in a fashion editorial in the Herald Sun 2012 for a Jerry Hall style look, and also a fashion parade at the Love Vintage fair in 2011 as well as in the book "Style is Eternal" 2009.
When Made
Mid 1970s
Significance
This dress is representative of 1930s style fashions created by the House of Merivale in the 1970s
Inscriptions & Markings
Labelled the House of Merivale
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:12AM