Gorgeous vintage 60s hand embroidered blue silk Asian Lounging Set.
Medium weight shiny blue liquid silk satin cheongsam style top and pants set.
The top features a hand embroidered 3-D bird of paradise (or peacock) done in rainbow colors as pictured. There are color coordinated flowers at both sides of the collar and left front as pictured.
The collar, front, bottom and sleeve ends are accented with white silk piping as pictured.
Does up the right front with five functional blue and white frog fasteners as pictured.
The bottom of the top is slightly curved with curved side seam slits.
Matching ankle length blue silk pants with curved bottom leg openings and side seam slits accented with white silk piping.
Cased elastic waist to fit a variety of waist sizes.
The set is unlined. No pockets
DESIGNER LABEL: Esme / Made in China / 100% Silk
CONDITION: Excellent ~ There are no odors, discoloration, fading, snags, picks, holes, stains, or rips. The embroidery appears to be complete with no missing or loose threads. The colors are very vibrant and bright.
SIZING: Tagged a vintage size Large. Based on the measurements below, I'd say this would best fit a modern size Medium.
Shoulders: 16" Across Back
Outer Sleeves: 7-1/4" - shoulder seam to sleeve end
Inner Sleeves: 4"
Bust: 39" Underarm to underarm
Bottom: 42" Around
Length: 24-1/2" - Center Back to Bottom with 3" curved side seam slits
Waist: 25" to 31" - Stretched Comfortably Due to Cased Elastic Waist -
Hips: 41" - measured 9" below the waist
Front Rise: 13-1/2"
Back Rise: 15"
Outer Leg Seam: 37" with 1-3/4" tall side seam curved slits
Leg Openings: 18" around
A fabulous ensemble - perfect for lounging or a wonderful hostess set.
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This item is sold from an excellent, highly rated vintage boutique in Central California.
Color: Blue, multicolor & white