Black Brocade Evening Top with Slashed Sleeves, UK10-12
An unusual and glamorous evening top in shimmery black brocade embossed with glittering lozenges, undated, from the archive of film costume designer Annie Symons. The top is handmade from beautiful vintage fabric, and has a slashed neck and dramatic long sleeves which are slashed down their length and fastened at the upper arm and shoulder by attractive large domed buttons with what look like faceted jet insets.
It is beautifully fitted to hip length, has a long zip down the back and is fully lined with black silk.
Material: Not known - vintage brocade
Size: UK 10-12
Measurements (laid flat):
Shoulder to shoulder: 33cm button to button
Condition: Very Good condition, the top is perfect with one small inset missing from a button as shown
Note: All of our pieces have had a life of their own, and may show minor signs of wear as befits a vintage or pre worn item. They have all been professionally cleaned and inspected and any faults will be indicated in the listing.