From the Spring Summer 1999 collection, this silk dress has a colorful print called Acid Flower and two layers of ruffles on the bottom. There is an embroidered label with 'Gucci' on the interior. This dress was selected by the Creative Director and Vault archivists for its particularity, character and exceptional vintage condition, and it was reconditioned to the highest standard by in-house artisans. It has been given the number 113 | 21 and will arrive in tailor-made packaging. This rare and beautiful piece should be handled with exceptional care.
Created under the Creative Direction of Tom Ford for Gucci's Spring Summer 1999 collection, this silk dress has a colorful floral print and double ruffles on the bottom hem.
This collection represented a change in Tom Ford's Gucci, one in which he described as “Las Vegas hippie,” and was, at the time, a step outside the stark minimalist silhouettes of collections past. The bright, colorful flowers in exaggerated prints were a "happy" juxtaposition to what came before.
As soon as you hold a piece of the Vault, you begin to write a new chapter of its story—instituting a relationship, rather than an ownership, that will forever connect one owner to the next. As the years accumulate, every mark or crease is collected onto the surface, continuously altering the item’s appearance and making it completely unique. Imperfections should be expected and treasured as the journey continues for this piece.
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Pink silk with Acid Flower print
Originally Released: Spring Summer 1999
Length: 96cm/37.7", Shoulder: 30cm/12", Chest: 80cm/31.5", Waist: 60cm-72cm/23.6"-28.5"
The size shown on the label is 38, which corresponds to a current size 38 (IT)
Condition: Visible wear and tear at the lining
This is a pre-owned product that was specifically selected for Vault.