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Karen Stark (Harvey Berin) Red Dress

Description

Dark red silk satin cocktail dress.

Fitted bodice with faux center front closure of 4 3/4" self buttons/bound buttonholes. Double 1/4" wide straps that tie at shoulder. 2 1/2" wide inset waistband in front. Skirt front cut in inverted U shape with faux center front closure of 5 3/4" self buttons/bound buttonholes. Dress side back is cut in quarter circle. A deep dart at the upper edge of front waist inset shapes the bodice back; dart releases at low hip line. Deep double pleat at center back draws fabric in to shape waistline. Center back zip closure, hook/loop. Two hooks/loops at back waist under zipper lap.

Source

HCT.2014.14.5

Date

1955-1958

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Martha Justice Martin

Designer

Karen Stark for Harvey Berin

Decade

1950-1959

Files

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Collection

Citation

“Karen Stark (Harvey Berin) Red Dress,” Fashion2Fiber, accessed November 22, 2017, http://fashion2fiber.osu.edu/items/show/4966.

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