Vintage 1980s Yves Saint Laurent Dress in Black Velvet with Ruffles Size M
Brand Poppy's Vintage Clothing
Designer vintage 80s era black velvet dress made in France by Yves Saint Laurent Paris. The lace is trimmed with black rayon taffeta ruffles. Top of the dress has a wide neckline, and can be worn both on or off the shoulder - please view the photos as I've posed it both ways. Sleeves are three-quarter length, skirt falls above the knee. Dress is lined in black rayon acetate and closes at the side with a zipper.
Age: 1980s, circa 1987
Label: Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche Paris Made in France
Material: 74% Viscose Rayon and 26% Silk
Sizing: French size 40 is indicated, which is equivalent to a US size 10 - please rely on the following measurements for fit:
- Shoulders: 16 1/2” across from shoulder seam to shoulder seam
- Sleeves: 16” from shoulder seam
- Sleeve Inseam: 15”
- Bust: 35” around, taken under the arms
- Waist: 33” around
- Hips: 36”
- Overall length: 32”
- Very good condition
- Clean and looks like it saw little use and was well kept over the years.
This is a wonderful dress by Yves Saint Laurent - easy to wear, still looks contemporary!