one of the most covetable examples. The dress is a treasure from the 1930s, while the embroidered flowers are relics from eighteenth-century French piano shawls.
Sleeveless floor-length lace dress with gold lace applique and floral embroidery | Semi-sheer | Frilled lace peplum.
Available in cream.
Made in New York.
(SKU: 10108304 | GID: 17612)
Imitation of Christ started with a very clear concept, of recycling discarded pieces from Los Angeles thrift stores—the stuff that no one wanted—and making each one into a coveted, one-of-kind item. Now sourcing fabrics from forgotten corners around the world, Tara Subkoff has revived the line specially for Opening Ceremony.
Tara often talks about her pieces as collage, and this floor-length gown is....
In 2012, Imitation of Christ founder Tara Subkoff resurrected her cult label specially for OC. Once again, playful elegance is brought to the fore, with vintage silhouettes and ultra-feminine elements like chiffon, lace, and floral embroidery. Pieces are perfect for frolicking across beaches in the Hamptons or Manhattan ballrooms, making this label something a young Lil’ Edie would go absolutely wild for.