1970s RICHILENE Print Maxi Dress/Gown + Silver Metallic Overlay

Gorgeous vintage maxi dress in silk and tulle with silver metallic woven throughout. This beautiful gown features a lovely floral and bird print in shades of various of blues with rose quartz and has an overlay of silver metallic swirls. The long sheer sleeves are gathered slightly at the cuff which closes with 2 small snaps. The stand up collar meets with a 7" v-neck plunge. The empire waist is covered with a silver braided band accented with small blue rhinestones. The bottom portion has a sheer blue tulle backing and vent for ease of movement. Covered zipper up the back with a single hook/eye set. The body is lined. This glorious maxi can be worn day or evening.  A little vintage history: Richilene was headed up by husband/wife design duo Richard & Ilene Pancu. They were known for their high-end elegant fashions with impeccable detail work. 

• Designer - Sara Ripault for Richilene
• Origin – USA
• Period – 1970-1979
• Condition - Excellent-Consistent with vintage age & wear. 
• Measurements – 56” full length, 14" shoulder to empire waist, 32” bust, 27” empire waist, 24” sleeve, 37” hip
• Size as Marked – Unknown-Please refer to measurements above.

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