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Collection Zandra Rhodes Digital Study Collection
Designer Zandra Rhodes (British, born 1940)
Season Spring/Summer 1970
Fashion Collection Name The Ukraine and 'Chevron Shawl'
Style Number 70/18 and 70/17
Style Number Page 5
Butterfly Number 22
Description Evening ensemble consisting of: a top with loose long sleeves gathered into elasticated cuffs, and a fitted small high bodice leading into a large full peplum; and a full below-knee length skirt. The sleeves and skirt are in Wiggle and Checks print; the peplum is made from a circle of the Tasselled Circle print.
Place Of Origin London (designed)
Objects blouse, skirt, evening ensemble
Main Fabric jacquard silk satin
Additional Fabrics acetate satin
Techniques quilted, satin stitched, screen printed, top-stitched
Textile Print Design Name Wiggle and Checks, Tasseled Circle
Colourway corn printed with black, pink, blue
Credit Line Mannequin courtesy of Rootstein
Keywords Russian, opulent, rich peasant
Copyright Zandra Rhodes 2012.
Terms Of Use Available for use in learning, teaching, and research, under the terms of a non-commercial Creative Commons Licence (CC BY-NC-SA).
Notes In the book: The Art of Zandra Rhodes (Rhodes and Knight 1984) this dress is butterfly no. 22 and is shown photographed flat (pp.48-49), as well as worn by the model Penelope Tree in a photograph by David Bailey (p.50).
Location Zandra Rhodes Archives, London, UK



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