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Short embroidered cocktail dress, Fall-Winter 1993-1994 A short embroidered cocktail dress, Autumn-Winter 1993-1994, labelled and numbered 71354, of black Hurel organza entirely covered with Lunéville embroidery of gold rhodoid sequins and long gold bugles, then over-embroidered by Lesage in chenille to produce cloud-like tweed effects, edged in golden mesh and recovered in black tulle, with black and gold tulle effects, bust 86cm, 34in, waist 71cm, 28in; together with matching black and gold ribbed knit socks and separate sleeves (5) 'Super-short is the big surprise of the season', Lagerfeld declared to Women's Wear Daily. Chanel's preceding collections had usually included long hemlines for both day and evening, 'Don't forget that my long was usually with transparency, so that you saw plenty of leg and movement... But when everybody copied that, I had to go somewhere else.' This dress took 244 hours to complete. See lots 59,61,63 for the matching boots to this ensemble Provenance: The Mouna Ayoub Collection Image All rights reserved
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