Vintage 1960’s | Large | Ceil Chapman cotton wiggle dress

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It could only be a “Ceil Chapman”! Defined by its expert pleating, draping and overall construction; this early 1960’s wiggle dress is as timeless as it is wearable! Constructed from an imported French cotton with a unique and chic ink blot motif which is of high impact. Upon close inspection you will find the genius which drove Chapman to become a huge success with movie stars and the like. The simple surplice bodice is accentuated by precise pleats which radiate from the left hip up toward the bust line with boned princess seaming for the perfect fit. The slender pencil skirt is elegantly decorated with more pleats and a dainty draped detail at the hip.
This iconic dress from a historic designer is in excellent overall condition, and has been hand laundered. There are a couple small spots on the bodice (pictured) as well as on the skirt. Barely there and potentially removable.

Size large

Shoulder 16”
Bust 42”
Waist 32”
Hip 44”
Length 41”


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