Vintage 1980s Wayne Clark Dress Bustier Party Style Size M
Brand Poppy's Vintage Clothing
This is a vintage 1980s Wayne Clark dress made in a bustier party style. This vintage 1980s Wayne Clark dress features early 80s New Wave styling - strapless and sleeveless, with button up fold-over bodice with a V shaped bust line and pointed angular bottom. The top left of the bodice does not button up but simply hangs down exposing a decoratively stitched lining. Each black plastic button is studded with six clear rhinestones. The dress is made in a fitted sheath style in a below the knee length. This vintage 1980s Wayne Clark dress does up the back with a zipper and it is lined.
Label: Wayne Clark. Wayne Clark is a well-known Canadian designer who apprenticed with Hardy Amies in England during the 70s and returned to Canada to work for Toronto manufacturer Aline Marelle in 1977 and then designed in partnership with various Canadian manufacturers (the CA number on the content label belongs to A&D Garment Factory of Toronto), before establishing his own manufacturing company in 1989. He is noted for bias cut evening wear and high quality sports wear. He has a strong celebrity following including Jane Fonda, Cindy Crawford, Rihanna and Vivica A Fox.
Material: 100% wool crepe shell / 100% polyester lining
Sizing: US/Canadian size 12 is indicated, but this is a vintage sizing and, from the measurements, this vintage 1980s Wayne Clark dress would appear to fit a medium size, so please rely on the following measurements for fit:
Bust: 34”-36” - note that back area is open at the upper bust of this vintage 1980s Wayne Clark dress, so difficult to measure
Waist: 28” around
Hips: 36” around
Length: 34 1/2” from the top of the bust to the hemline
Condition: This vintage 1980s Wayne Clark dress is in excellent condition with no noted wear, tear, staining or other defect. This looks like it saw little use and was well stored over the years.
This is a quality vintage 1980s Wayne Clark dress - wonderful 80s styling by a very good Canadian designer......