Her signature'doodle' style consists of braiding, ribbon, beading, embroidery and hand painting clothing with Mori and Polynesia influences. Her work has been exhibited at Te Papa and has won awards at the Benson & Hedges Fashion Design Awards in 1971 and 1989. This incredible dress is one-of-a-kind and perfectly fitting for 60s/70s styling.
Made from a soft sheer fabric with a floral printed pattern that runs across the bust, sleeves, and skirt. This dramatic piece has all the characteristics of a classic vintage boutique dress; gorgeous oversized bell sleeves with elasticated cuffs, and a fitted structured chest with a square neck that features Annie Bonzas classic detailing of layered ribbon detailing.Skirt and sleeves are both completely sheer, so it would be advisable to wear with a slip underneath, or be bold and go without! Concealed zip and hook fastening at the back. This beautiful dress is in excellent condition, with no noticeable flaws other than some very mild yellowing on the back near the waistband, but this barely noticeable when worn due to the placement and the pattern of the fabric. Please note that this is a true vintage item, so there will be some signs of wear but anything worth mentioning will be noted above. Please feel free to message for any other information or more photographs. Tag states this is a 34, which would best translate to a uk 6-8 today. Length (shoulder to hem): 59. Sleeve length (armpit to hem): 25.
The item "60s 70s Genuine Vintage Sheer Floral Maxi Dress Bell Sleeve Rare Hippy Boho 6 8" is in sale since Thursday, April 2, 2020. This item is in the category "Clothes, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage Clothing & Accessories\Women's Vintage Clothing\Dresses".
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