Dress of café silk chiffon with built-in panty of café nylon blend: draped slip-on sleeveless dress; asymmetric broken-V décolleté neckline, self-fabric gathered shoulder straps; open at back to waist; gathered self-fabric bands, interlocked at R front above bust and L front below shoulder to compose bodice; bare at R and L sides at midriff-level, and at bust at CF; draped skirt from above hip-level; wrap hook-and-eye closure at CB below waist; built-in thong panty; self-fabric sash wraps around body at hip level, tuck or tie closure at front; coweling skirt panels of different lengths from hip-level; asymmetric hem, fishtail at back; floor-length at longest


  • Title: Dress
  • Creator: Tom Ford
  • Fashion House: Yves Saint Laurent, Paris, (French, founded 1961)
  • Date Created: spring/summer 2002
  • Physical Dimensions: Length at CF: 50 in. (127 cm)
  • Season: spring/summer 2002
  • Type: Dress
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/84176
  • Medium: silk
  • Culture: French
  • Credit Line: Gift of Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche, 2003
  • Creator Birth Date: 1961
  • Accession Number: 2003.443

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