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Carmela Sutera customized 471

Label Size: 6 Street Size: 2

This is an exquisite, custom designed gown by Italian designer, Carmela Sutera based on Model 471. Sutera’s inspiration of Grace Kelly and Audrey Hepburn is evident in this classically elegant dress with sophisticated lines. Sutera is known internationally for her fine craftsmanship and use of only the finest European fabrics. This A line dress was made with delicate champagne colored silk satin. The bodice features a sweetheart neckline and modest peplum style and is covered with French Alencon lace exclusively designed for Sutera. The sweetheart neck is softened by the scalloped lace overlay. A silk belt accents the waist. Alencon lace also covers the slight cap sleeves. 24 silk buttons close the back of the dress, leading to the full, elegantly pleated chapel length train. For the reception, a unique French bustle was installed with color-coded ribbons underneath to tie up the bustle. Length shoulder to front hem 58″, Length shoulder to rear hem 86″.

  • Label Size: 6
  • Street Size: 2
  • Bust: 32
  • Waist: 26
  • Hips: 35
  • Height with Shoes: 5'7
  • Alterations: A unique French bustle was installed and there are color-coded ribbons hidden underneath the dress to tie up the bustle. This makes for the most beautiful bustle rather than the usual way of looping up the gown. The french bustle is quite costly to have done, so you benefit greatly by having this train.(bustle alteration alone was $500)
  • Color: Ivory
  • Silhouette: Ballgown
  • Material: Silk
  • Neckline: Sweetheart
  • Style: Belt/Sash, Classic, Glamorous
  • Condition: Used
  • Original Owner: Yes
  • Has Original Receipt:
  • Preservation Method: This dress was professionally cleaned using Eco friendly methods and has been used one time in a completely smoke free environment. There was no smoking at the reception and this is a no-smoking home. Pristine condition
  • Terms of Sale: All Sales Final
  • Location: Springfield, VA
  • Will Ship to: Anywhere at Buyer Expense
  • Payment Methods Accepted: Escrow.com

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