Vintage Chantal Thomass ivory crochet yoke cotton damask peasant dress from the 1970s. Pull on dress with a deep round yoke and narrow band collar of crochet lace, it closes at the front with buttons and loops. The dress has raglan sleeves the cuffs are trimmed in crochet lace. The damask fabric is lightweight and woven with fronds that remind me of papyrus. The dress is full and reaches below the knee, on seam side pockets. Unlined. Marked size 38, fits a size small. Belt not included.
French designer Chantal Thomass began her business in1967, she sold dresses made from hand painted scarves to the store Dorothee Bis. Over the years she has acquired a reputation for exotic underwear and theatrical, flirtatious clothes, made in sophisticated fabrics and often trimmed with frills and flounces. Her clothes are amusing, highly individual and distinctive. She describes her designs as "provocative but not vulgar."
In excellent wearable condition. All our clothing is dry cleaned and inspected for condition and is ready to wear. Any condition issues will be noted. For visual comparison our mannequin is a size 4.
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