This dress was first produced in 1975 and is crafted from blue cotton with a nautical motif. There is an embroidered label with 'Crest Gucci Made in Italy'. 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 171 | 22 and will arrive in tailor-made packaging. This rare and beautiful piece should be handled with exceptional care.
A blue cotton dress that speaks to the nautical feel that permeates Gucci's collections. Notes of travel and faraway places have always been integrated into the Gucci identity, beginning with Gucci Guccio working at the Savoy Hotel in London—an experience that inspired him to start the luxury goods brand.
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 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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Blue cotton with nautical motif
Originally Released: Spring Summer 1975
Length: 140cm/55.1”, Shoulder: 37cm/14.5”, Chest: 81cm/31.8”, Waist: 75cm/29.5"/, Hips: 90cm/35.4", Sleeve Length: 35cm/13.7”, Bottom: 152cm/60.2"
This item’s size is a 42 (IT) which corresponds to a current size 38 (IT)
Customized by the House: detachable collar and brooch, allover crystal appliqué
This is a pre-owned product that was specifically selected for Vault