Jean Varon (John Bates) blue and red tartan maxi Dress
This iconic dress typifys John bates at his best from his late 1960s collection. This collection came after he had designed dresses for Emma Peel on the Avengers
The dress features a navy blue empire bodice from which interwoven blue and red tartan panels cascade giving a full skirt , matched perfectly against the blue bodice is the collar made from the same fabric as the skirt.
The sleeves are set with a slight puff at the shoulder and have zip closures on the cuff.
Truly a striking dress!
Measurements of the Dress
Label Jean Varon
Armpit to Armpit 36 inches
Shoulder to Hem 53 inches
Shoulder to Waist 18 inches
Size Med UK 10
Closures The dress has 7 metallic buttons down the front of the dress and zips on cuffs
Washing Instructions Professionally Dry-clean
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