Vintage Ozbek Cutwork Cropped Top and Long Skirt with Train, UK10
An incredible vintage Ozbek long two piece dress in pale greenish blue from Ozbek's Ottoman-influenced collection from Autumn 1994.
The top is cropped above the waist, with a wide neck, with short sleeves off the shoulder. There is beautiful cutwork detailing around the neck, front and back.
The skirt is made of crinkly fabric. It has an embroidered waistband below the navel, with a full gathered skirt comprising masses and masses of material. It is short at the front, above the knee, and cascades down to form a train at the back. There is a short zip fastening.
L-R: An image from Ozbek's 1994 show, the dress just visible on the R; the owner on her wedding day; a model wearing it today
Material: 96% Rayon 4% Other Fibres
Measurements: (we have taken the measurements on the model for greater accuracy but due to the cut of the garment these measurements are a guide only. The material is stretchy so there is a bit of latitude either way. )
Shoulder to shoulder: 39-40cm approx
Shoulder to hem (top): 40cm approx
Skirt Length: 34 -155cm
Condition: Fair Vintage condition. The dress has been worn once, as a wedding dress, there is a bit of staining as shown, mostly on the hem of the skirt. The garment has been dry cleaned, but the staining may improve on subsequent visits. The blemishes are reflected in the price of this truly unique garment.