This 'Diane Freis' designer original dress is at least 30 years young and in wonderful condition.
The immaculate design and tailoring of a vintage garment like this both flatters the body and provides beautiful style. This unique piece will always look great with minimal effort. Change the look easily with your own accessorising style. Be bold, brave or subtle and this dress will always be a winning and coveted look.
Tie in your current footwear favourite and take this look to an evening out, a party a wedding or as the bride!
Fabric/Materials: Easy Care (Poly/nylon/Acrylic) Condition: Very good commensurate with age and love. Couple of beads missing at shoulders (shown) most likely from handbag strap. This could easily be repaired or left as it does not detract from wearing.
Modern Size Indicator*: 12 - 14 Waist/Fit: Bust 48 cm, Waist 46 cm, Hip 57 cm(Laid flat) Vintage Size Indicator: XL Fit: Tailored Fixture: Original
DESIGNER INFORMATION: An internationally acclaimed designer, Diane Freis designs have been an iconic since the early 1980s. Her polyester-georgette prints and colors, are uniquely combined with flair and artistry with a focus to elevating feminine form. A Director of the company since 1978, Diane Freis provides two collections per year. More information can be found in Vintage Fashion Guild.
NOTE: Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned. This is a highly collectable designer. While researching for a price guide, we did not find another available for sale in the world.
Our vintage items are rated as follows:
Excellent: Near or near to new quality, with no noted flaws and may often be presented in original packaging or, with original tags (deadstock) all commensurate with age and love
Very Good:May have some minor issue, as noted
Good: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or may not detract from the garment when worn
Rescue: Flaws as described which may or may not detract when worn in most cases possibility of repair
We estimate sizes as current or, 'modern' sizing rather than vintage sizing as eras do vary.
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