Skirt

Description:

White leather mini-skirt with 4 applied black leather bands running horizontally around skirt. White leather suspenders attached at back, cross at back, and run over shoulders to fasten at circular white leather-covered buttons on waistband in front. Fully lined in white nylon. Shirt does not fit tight at waist.

Pictured with black knit turtle-neck top, long-sleeves.

Designer's label: "Courreges / Exclusively Designed in / Leather and Fabric for / Samuel Robert"

Creator(s): Courrèges , André
Location(s): France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Creation Date: 1967
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 15
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Courrèges , André

Courrèges , André (b. Pau, France, 1923 - )

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1967
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Date
1960/1969  
Description:

White leather mini-skirt with 4 applied black leather bands running horizontally around skirt. White leather suspenders attached at back, cross at back, and run over shoulders to fasten at circular white leather-covered buttons on waistband in front. Fully lined in white nylon. Shirt does not fit tight at waist.

Pictured with black knit turtle-neck top, long-sleeves.

Designer's label: "Courreges / Exclusively Designed in / Leather and Fabric for / Samuel Robert"

Note:

This object was part of the Dallas Museum of Fashion collection. Founded in 1960 by the Fashion Group, Inc. of Dallas, the collection comprised important items of historic and current fashion. It was housed in the Apparel Mart, Dallas, and operated as the Dallas Museum of Fashion from 1960 until 1971. It moved to what was then North Texas State University in 1972, and became the Texas Fashion Collection.

Physical Description:

Measurements: Size 10; 45.5 cm. (18") from top of waistband to bottom of hemline.

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Contributor(s):
Added Title: Miniskirt
Added Title: Mini-Skirt
Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1970.031.012
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc286823
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.