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Vintage 80s Caroline Charles designer silk blouse and skirt suit -size 10

£240.00 Out Of Stock

Product description

This is a rare opportunity to own a stunning vintage pure silk skirt set by a favourite designer of the late Princess of Wales, Caroline Charles of London. The blouse features a deep V-neck with small ruffles and fastens through a series of 6 covered silk buttons ( a detail typical of clothes by Caroline Charles) down the front. The skirt has a narrow waistband into which the silk is gathered and then flares out from the waistband. The skirt is fully lined including 4 descending layers of stiff netting to give it a full shape typical of the period. It fastens through a hook and a zip at the back. The set is in very good condition and the silk has retained its vibrant colour.
Label size 10 - chest 32, waist (waistband) -25, neck to bottom of blouse- 17, skirt length -43
The stripes are of a regular pattern and the colouring is more even than shown on the photographs where some shadows have been cast because of the lighting conditions.

Item details

Size:
10
Colour:
Multi-coloured
Brand:
Caroline Charles
Brand type:
Designer
Chest size:
32
Condition:
Used: very good
Decade:
1980s
Exact colour:
Primarily red with blue, yellow and pink stripes
Exact fabric:
Pure Silk
Fabric:
Silk
Garment care:
Dry clean
Label size:
10
Outside sleeve:
18
Pattern:
Stripes
Type:
Vintage

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About this item

This is a rare opportunity to own a stunning vintage pure silk skirt set by a favourite designer of the late Princess of Wales, Caroline Charles of London. The blouse features a deep V-neck with small ruffles and fastens through a series of 6 covered silk buttons ( a detail typical of clothes by Caroline Charles) down the front. The skirt has a narrow waistband into which the silk is gathered and then flares out from the waistband. The skirt is fully lined including 4 descending layers of stiff netting to give it a full shape typical of the period. It fastens through a hook and a zip at the back. The set is in very good condition and the silk has retained its vibrant colour.
Label size 10 - chest 32, waist (waistband) -25, neck to bottom of blouse- 17, skirt length -43
The stripes are of a regular pattern and the colouring is more even than shown on the photographs where some shadows have been cast because of the lighting conditions.

Size:
10
Colour:
Multi-coloured
Brand:
Caroline Charles
Brand type:
Designer
Chest size:
32
Condition:
Used: very good
Decade:
1980s
Exact colour:
Primarily red with blue, yellow and pink stripes
Exact fabric:
Pure Silk
Fabric:
Silk
Garment care:
Dry clean
Label size:
10
Outside sleeve:
18
Pattern:
Stripes
Type:
Vintage

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