90s Evening Gown by Chanel (Fall/Autumn 1999) Metallic Tulle over Wool Blend

$1,950.00

Brand Poppy's Vintage Clothing

Age: 1990s

Label: Chanel / Made in France on the product label

Color: Brown

Materials:  

  • Dress (Labelled) “55% Nylon/45% Polyester”.  
  • Lining (Labelled) “54% Rayon/37% Wool/9% Nylon”.

Description: Beautiful evening gown made by Chanel as part of the Fall 1999 collection. Dress is made in a sleeveless, full length, style with spaghetti straps. Outer fabric is a tulle made of nylon and polyester in brown with metallic bronze thread throughout.  The tulle is over a rayon/wool blend slip in a sparkly brown color. Dress fastens at the back with a zipper and 10 sparkly buttons, each gold stamped with the Chanel double C logo. Would be stunning in a ballroom setting, with fabric that is light reactive.

 

Sizing: The size label reads French size 40, which should be equivalent to a US size 10, but please note the following measurements for fit:

  • Bust:  35” around, meant to be a close fit
  • Waist:  30” around
  • Hips:  35”-36” around
  • Length:  51” from the top of the straps to the hemline, measured flat

 

 

 

Condition:

  • Excellent condition
  • Dress looks to have seen very little use