Poodle Embroidered Nylon Half Slip

Poodle Embroidered Nylon Half Slip, c. 1960s, USA. The Underpinnings Museum. Photography by Tigz Rice

Date: c. early 1960s

Origin: United States

Fabric: Nylon

Brand: Unknown

 

A coral nylon half slip with an elasticated waist, embellished with machine-stitched embroidery in black and white threads. The hem is stitched with a scallop design, and the left side of the garment has a poodle, umbrella and floral design. Purchased from a New York second hand shop in the late 1960s.

 

From the collection of Karolina Laskowska