Oscar de la Renta

Vintage Cashmere Wool & Taffeta Ball Gown, 1980s

£1,000.00 GBP

Product Details

This 1980s vintage Oscar de la Renta ball gown was made in the USA from a luxuriously soft, brown cashmere/ wool knit and silk taffeta skirt. It has long sleeves, a pretty brown velvet detachable collar, shoulder pads, a matching wide belt and a huge, full skirt.    


Estimated Current Size: UK 6/ US 2/ EU 34. Please check all measurements as vintage sizing and different brands can differ. 

Bust - up to 36” / 91cm (meant to have a looser fit on the bust like a sweater)
Waist - 25” / 63cm
Hips - Free
Length (Shoulder to Hem) - 58” 148cm
Shoulder to Shoulder - 15” / 38cm
Sleeve Pit to Cuff - 18” / 46cm
Sleeve Shoulder to Cuff - 23” / 58cm


Era: 1980s

Designer: Oscar de la Renta

Fabric: Unlabelled; feels like cashmere/ wool knit and silk taffeta. Lined in a silk charmeuse. 


Excellent Vintage Condition - some tiny marks to skirt, completely lost in gathers when worn. No noticeable stains, holes or tears.


- USA Made

- Fastens at the back with a zip

- Two pockets