|Collection||Zandra Rhodes Digital Study Collection|
|Designer||Zandra Rhodes (British, born 1940)|
|Fashion Collection Name||If You Wish Upon a Star|
|Style Number Page||432|
|Description||Silk chiffon evening dress; hand beaded roll to the high round neckline; long fitted sleeves with beaded trim; the bodice is lined; knee-length skirt in tiers of ruffles with beading to the peplum. The All Over Stars print has been used throughout with the border emphasising the shoulder line, peplum and skirt hem. The skirt and peplum are both supported underneath by a layer of net.|
|Place Of Origin||London (designed)|
|Main Fabric||silk chiffon|
|Techniques||hand beaded, ornamented, satin stitched, screen printed|
|Textile Print Design Name||All Over Stars|
|Colourway||dark blue printed with gold, silver|
|Credit Line||Mannequin courtesy of Rootstein|
|Copyright||© Zandra Rhodes 2012.|
|Notes||This dress was worn by Zandra Rhodes as she walked down the catwalk with Ben Sholten at the end of the 'If You Wish Upon A Star' catwalk show. A photograph of Zandra wearing this dress is in the book: Zandra Rhodes a lifelong love affair with textiles (Monsef et al 2005, p.18).
Elizabeth Taylor wore a version of this dress.
|Location||Zandra Rhodes Archives, London, UK|