Suit - Jacket and Skirt

Description

Suit of black and white wool tweed consisting of: Fitted jacket. Hip-length with fringed shawl collar. Single breasted and closes with 1 self-covered button with tailored buttonhole and 3 snaps at center front. Two angled faux flap pockets. Princess seams. Long, modified dolman sleeves with underarm gussets. Center back seam and double princess seams in back. Lined in ivory satin with embroidered "CD" on lower right in front. Designer's label at center back neckline: "Christian Dior / Boutique / Paris" Size, content, and care label below designer's label. Skirt. Knee-length with fringed hem, faced waistline and front and back darts. ... continued below

Creation Information

House of Dior 1990/1999.

Context

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 25 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Designer

  • House of Dior House of Dior, founded 1947 by Christian Dior. After 1958, various designers acted as head designers.

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Description

Suit of black and white wool tweed consisting of:

Fitted jacket. Hip-length with fringed shawl collar. Single breasted and closes with 1 self-covered button with tailored buttonhole and 3 snaps at center front. Two angled faux flap pockets. Princess seams. Long, modified dolman sleeves with underarm gussets. Center back seam and double princess seams in back. Lined in ivory satin with embroidered "CD" on lower right in front.

Designer's label at center back neckline: "Christian Dior / Boutique / Paris"
Size, content, and care label below designer's label.

Skirt. Knee-length with fringed hem, faced waistline and front and back darts. Center back zipper with hook & eye. Lined in ivory silk.

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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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Creation Date

  • 1990/1999

Start & End Dates

  • 1990 - 1999

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • March 16, 2015, 2:32 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 16, 2015, 4 a.m.

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House of Dior. Suit - Jacket and Skirt, physical object, 1990/1999; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc501314/: accessed December 11, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.