80s Jean-Louis SCHERRER French Couture 100% Silk Deep V-Neck Cross Over Back Ruched Midi Dress

by Holy Cats! Vintage Store

Original and very rare collectible late 80s French Vintage JEAN-LOUIS SCHERRER Designer Couture 100% Silk Abstract Print Deep V-Neck Sleeveless Cut Out Wide Cross Strap Back Ruched Gathered Prom Cocktail Occasion Wedding Races Derbi Midi Dress, Collectible couture clothes

The rarest piece of the now closed (in 2008), but at the time famous French Fashion House and Designer JEAN-LOUIS SCHERRER, this dress proved to be one of the latest creations of maestro from the very late 80s (probably 1989) before he lost his brand and fashion house in 1990 being unexpectedly fired by the main stakeholder Hermes. Truly rare and collectible piece (besides the dress beauty itself).

A true head-turner, this pret-a-porter deluxe designer dress by French fashion house JEAN-LOUIS SCHERRER from the late 80s! Made of pure high-quality silk in bold strawberry red with graphic color accents in purple, green and black, this gorgeous and eye-popping cocktail dress has a supercut - sleeveless, with a deep plunge V-neck and wide, crossed straps on the back. The fabric is beautifully gathered around the waist and hips. The dress closes at the back with a zipper and a metal hook and ends just below the knee. Has an inner belt for a better fit and is fully lined in a red acetate silky fabric. 100% silk. Made in France.

Estimated fit modern size UK8-10/US4-6/EU36, but please check out measurements below to ensure a great fit.


  • Bust free
  • Under bust 70,0 cm - 27 1/2"
  • Waist 70,0 cm - 27 1/2"
  • Hips 94,0 cm - 37"
  • Length 112,0 cm - 44"

The measurements provided are taken with the garment lying flat, fastened. They are the actual measurements of the garment and not the measurements of the person it will fit. Please allow 1" each way for a better fit.

Style tip: go for emerald green and lilac/purple accessories to pair this gorgeous dress with! Pick up a pair of slingbacks, pumps or heel sandals and don't forget a chain shoulder bag or a small clutch/minaudiere purse. Will be a great match with a fancy hat or fascinator for dress up events. You are all set to shine bright and will leave no head unturned for sure!

Excellent vintage condition. No holes, stains, tears, rips, runs, odor or arm pit issues or other notable flaws. Clean and ready for wear or gifting. Gift wrap available! Dry clean only. Learn more about vintage care


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  • 1-3 business days to deliver to any European country,
  • 7-10 business days to deliver to the US (depends on particular location)
  • and about 10-14 business days to deliver to Australia and Asia-Pacific.

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