Chanel Boutique, Blue Wool Skirt Suit Set

Title

Chanel Boutique, Blue Wool Skirt Suit Set

Description

Blue wool jacket with bal collar and Chanel front zipper as closure. Jacket has multicolored thread and circle wool felted fabric embroidery on center front bodice as well as red zigzag thread embroidery on sleeves, collar and jacket hemline. There are two front pockets and silver chain sewn on hem, inside the jacket. Jacket has matching blue wool pleated skirt with back zipper and hook and eye as closure. Jacket and skirt are both fully-lined with blue, silk fabric.

Creator

Coco Chanel, 1883-1971, Founder and Designer;
Karl Lagerfeld, 1933-2019, Creative Director and Designer

Date

1990-1999

Contributor

Gift from Anonymous donor

Identifier

HCC_FA_2018_P2-1819

Coverage

France

Extent

Bust: 36" Waist: 28.5"

Curator Notes

Excellent condition.

Textile

Wool and Silk lining

Photographer

Shane Patrick Qureshi

Curator

HCC Fashion Dept. Curatorial Team

Files

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Citation

Coco Chanel, 1883-1971, Founder and Designer; Karl Lagerfeld, 1933-2019, Creative Director and Designer, “Chanel Boutique, Blue Wool Skirt Suit Set,” HCC Fashion Archive, accessed March 28, 2020, https://hccfashion.omeka.net/items/show/526.

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