80s Vintage William Pearson Formal Velvet and Satin Gown
80s Vintage William Pearson Formal Velvet and Satin GownAmazing vintage 80s glam formal gown by designer William Pearson. This floor length couture evening dress has a velvet bodice and a kelly green satin skirt (the skirt looks blue in the photos, but it is a true green). The black velvet bodice has vertical tucks and is fitted to the waist. It is embellished with an amazing applique of four sequined medallions which twinkle when the light hits them. The dress has shoulder pads and long sleeves which are accented with the same applique that is on the bodice. The bodice is fully lined. The gathered skirt has a bubble hem, two on seam side pockets, and an interior crinoline. It is fully lined. The dress has a full back zipper and a rosette fabric belt. A stunning, exceptionally well constructed dress from a very glamours era.
Item: Vintage 80s William Pearson Couture Gown
Material: Velvet and satin
Size: Size 12, fits like a modern size small to medium
Color(s): Black & green, applique colors are red, green, blue, silver, gold
Maker: William Pearson
Measurements: Taken with the garment lying flat, please double bust, waist and hips.
Length: Shoulder t to hem - 52.5"
Length: Shoulder to waist - 17"
Sleeve length: 22"
Back Width: 16"
Condition: Very good. One small stain at near the hem of the dress on the front. It's not very noticeable among the folds of the skirt (as shown in the last photo). The 7th photo is more true to the actual color of the gown.
Photographed on a dress form with the following measurements, Bust 35 1/2", Waist 25 1/2", Hips 35 3/4", Rib cage 29 1/2"