This jacket and skirt suit is made from a lightweight hot pink wool blend crepe. The collarless jacket has a box cut with shoulder pads, long sleeves with buttoned cuffs and two lower front lined patch pockets with an eye-catching white passementerie style decoration and tassels. It buttons up the center front with beautiful white decorative buttons and is fully lined in pink silky rayon. The matching high-waisted pencil skirt is just above the knee, has a waistband, a back vent and is lined in pink silky rayon as well. It closes on the left side with a hidden painted metal zip and a pink button.
Both pieces are labeled "Yves Saint Laurent Variation", the jacket is tagged a French size 40 / USA 8.
Excellent vintage condition. Seems unworn.
Jacket Shoulders: 42 cm – 16.5" (seam to seam)
Bust: 101 cm – 39.8" Waist: 95 cm – 37.4"
Sleeve length: 59 cm – 23.2"
Length: 63 cm – 24.8"
Skirt Waist: 73 cm – 28.7"
Hips: 96 cm – 37.8"
Length: 61 cm – 24"
Measurements are taken flat and then doubled for bust, waist and hips.
Approximate Modern Sizes: Germany 36-38 / UK 10-12 / USA 6-8