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Parsons School of Design Fashion Design Department records (pre-2008 accessions) ➔ Striped Plissé Dress

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Peter Speliopoulous (designer)

Date

1982

Work Type

drawings

Measurements

11 in (width) x 15 in (height)

Description

Blue, purple, and dark gold plissé dress featured in the 1982 Parsons School of Design annual fashion show, in which Speliopoulos won the J.C. Penney Student Designer-of-the-Year award. As indicated on the back side of the illustration, this design was critiqued by Chester Weinberg and sold to a woman for $400. The back of the illustration also includes detailed information about the materials used and their prices, as well as a layout for the pattern pieces. Four fabric samples are attached to the front.

Inscription

Student/designer/of the year/stay return/on stage with/#6/#50/Rhonda/antique/try/brass/PETER SPELIOPOULOS
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Inscription

PETER N. SPELIOPOULOS/SUMMER: CHESTER WEINBERG/MODEL: KARIN/NOVEMBER 16, 1981

Location

box 37, folder 5

Identifier

PIC02002-1_b37_f05_02

Citation

Peter Speliopoulous. Striped Plissé Dress . 1982. Parsons School of Design Fashion Design Department records (pre-2008 accessions). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 24 Sep 2017.

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