Dress

One of 14 objects in the series: Neiman Marcus Future Fashion collection, 2007 available on this site.

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Dress of various color blocks of blues, browns, pinks, and yellow knit with 2 ¾” single shoulder strap and waistband of dark red knit; some of the geometrical blocks blocks are accented with gems, beads, and/or sequins; dress is full-length and slim fitting with 26” slit at center-back; left side-zip closure under left arm. Designer's label: "Missoni / Made in Italy"

Creation Information

Missoni 2007.

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This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Texas Fashion Collection and was provided by UNT College of Visual Arts + Design to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 72 times , with 5 in the last month . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Designer

  • Missoni Missoni (est. 1953 by Ottavio (b. Dalmatia, Italy, 1921 -) and Rosita Jelmini (b. Verese, Italy, 1932 - ))

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Description

Dress of various color blocks of blues, browns, pinks, and yellow knit with 2 ¾” single shoulder strap and waistband of dark red knit; some of the geometrical blocks blocks are accented with gems, beads, and/or sequins; dress is full-length and slim fitting with 26” slit at center-back; left side-zip closure under left arm.

Designer's label: "Missoni / Made in Italy"

Notes

In 2007, to mark the 100th anniversary of its founding, Neiman Marcus asked 23 leading fashion designers to create what they saw as the future of fashion. These pieces were displayed at the flagship store in Dallas, Texas, in the exhibition "Future Fashion", curated by Ken Downing. In 2014, the collection of garments was donated by Neiman Marcus to the Texas Fashion Collection.

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Texas Fashion Collection

The UNT Texas Fashion Collection is dedicated to the preservation and documentation of historically significant fashion, and serves as an educational and inspirational resource for students, researchers, and the general public. This vital resource is part of the UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.

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  • 2007

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  • Aug. 18, 2014, 8:52 a.m.

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  • Aug. 20, 2014, 9:07 a.m.

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Missoni. Dress, physical object, 2007; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc330352/: accessed April 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.