Date: c. 1940s
Fabric: Rayon satin, Schiffli embroidery
A full length robe in pink rayon satin, embellished with appliquéd Schiffli embroidered tulle at the collar, shoulders and hem. It is cut with dramatic bell sleeves and a fitted body, closing with a rayon satin tie belt at the waistline. It is sewn with a mix of machine stitching on the interior garment seams, and hand stitching on the sleeve cuffs and the appliqué work.
From the collection of Karolina Laskowska