Cream Satin and Black Velvet Dress

Brief Item Record

Title: Cream Satin and Black Velvet Dress

Creator: Carolyne Roehm, Nordstrom Couture

Date: Late 80s

Description: Cream Satin top and Black Velvet Skirt, Empire waist w/ puff sleeves. Pleats on top Center Front and Center Back, with rouching on arms eye

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2020010

Title

Cream Satin and Black Velvet Dress

Description

Cream Satin top and Black Velvet Skirt, Empire waist w/ puff sleeves. Pleats on top Center Front and Center Back, with rouching on arms eye

Date

Late 80s

Subject

Clothing and Dress

Extent

28 (Chest), 32 (Waist), 35.5 (Hips), 49.5 (Center Front Length), 51 (Center Back Length), 73 (Hem Circumference), 17.5 (Sleeve Length), 22 (Sleeve Circumference)

Type

Physical Object

Spatial Coverage

Temporal Coverage

Costume Item Type Metadata

Cataloguer with Date

Jake Foster, 2020-02-12
Mahalia Hunter, 2020-02-12

Color Main

Color Secondary

Closure

Closure Placement

Neckline

Sleeve Type

Sleeve Length

Waistline

Skirt Type

Length

Costume Components

Chest

28

Waist

32

Hips

35.5

Center Front Length

49.5

Center Back Length

51

Hem Circumference

73

Underarm to Waist

8

Measurements Other

17.5 (Sleeve Length)
22 (Sleeve Circumference)

All Measurements

28 (Chest), 32 (Waist), 35.5 (Hips), 49.5 (Center Front Length), 51 (Center Back Length), 73 (Hem Circumference), 8 (Armpit to Waist), 17.5 (Sleeve Length), 22 (Sleeve Circumference)

Label

Carolyne Roehm
Nordstrom Couture

Date Earliest

1985

Date Latest

1989

Gender

Classification

costume

Category

Function

Life Stages

Socio-Economic Class

Condition Term

excellent

Condition Description

No Major Issues, Slight Staining on sleeves

Work Type

Citation

Carolyne Roehm and Nordstrom Couture , “Cream Satin and Black Velvet Dress,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed March 1, 2024, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/6297.