Vintage 1970s Guy Laroche Striped Blouse Blue & White Ladies Size Small 4
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This is a 1970s era blouse made in France by Guy Laroche Paris. It is made in a short sleeved shirt style. The fabric is printed with white stripes on a blue background. The blouse has an open neckline and closes with four buttons down the front. It has shoulder epaulets and a patch pocket affixed to either side of the chest.
Label: Guy Laroche Diffusion - Paris Made in France Guy Laroche (1921-1989) was a respected Paris fashion designer who apprenticed with Jean Desses from 1949 until he opened his own fashion house in 1957. Guy Laroche is quoted as saying “It is my intention to try and adapt haute couture to modern requirements: to make dresses that are simple and chic”. Diffusion was Laroche’s ready-to-wear line, which was launched in 1974
Color: Purply navy blue and white
Material: 100% Viscose
Sizing: Size 34 is indicated, which is a French size equivalent to a US size 4-6, but please note the following measurements for fit, allowing for the style of the garment (your body measurements should be smaller, or measure a similar garment that you own):
Shoulders: 17” across from shoulder seam to shoulder seam
Sleeves: 9 1/4” long from the shoulder seam
Sleeve inseam: 5 3/4”
Bust: 39” around, but should be a little roomy
Waist: 39” around, but should be tucked in
Length: 25” long, measured flat
Condition: It is in very good condition with no wear, tear, stains or odors. This came from the estate of a shopaholic who bought more than she could possibly wear - many of the items were not used or obviously worn only a couple of times.
This is an easy to use blouse….very 70s sporty!