Diane Freis Original two-piece outfit, size S/M
This 100% silk two-piece ouftit is a vintage Diane Freis.
The blouse has a 9" deep V neckline with a 3 1/8" wide pleated ruffle.
It has fabric matching shoulder pads and peasant sleeves with elastic at the ends - the elastic is loose.
There are two 20" long fabric ties with a light grape wooden bead and an orange tassel below that on each.
It has a 4" wide (fabric folded over in the center) bottom panel at the side seam, which turns into two 20" long ties tht flow freely.
There is a 2 1/2" long slit at the left side bottom seam.
The long skirt has a 2" wide elastic waistband and the skirt is covered in thin pleats.
The outfit has a shiny exterior with a red background and a design pattern of shells, polka dots, and flowers and leaves in purple, teal, black, champagne, antique white, and pink.
The front has a small spot to the right of the right side seam.
It's hard to notice when the blouse is worn.
There is a line indentation (possibly an inner side thread pull) in the front on the purple horizontal tie.
It's from a former Los Angeles model.
shoulder to shoulder 16"
shoulder pad to shoulder pad 19"
shoulder to end of sleeve 18 1/2"
shoulder to hem 23"
bottom hem side to side above bottom panel) 18 1/2"
armpit to armpit 21"
armhole openings 10"
26" waist (unstretched)
30" waist (easily stretched)
38" hips (pleats hanging straight)
62" hips (pleats open)
waist to hem 34 1/2"
Item # 4313347