1994 Renalto Balestra Metallic Blue Halter Gown with Shawl

Renato Balestra


This custom gown was produced by designer Renato Balestra and graced the cover of all Ebony Fashion Fair advertisements for the 1994-1995 event. Long flowing metallic blue maxi halter dress has an inner belt creating a blouson draped bodice. Snap closure at back. Ties at high neck. The large rectangular shawl measures 8'4"x 4'3" and is trimmed in matching blue ostrich feathers with silver metallic threads. Own a piece of American cultural history that is perfect for stage and screen or for your next big night out! This gown has great stories to tell... if only it could speak when it sparkles!

Modern size 2-4 Dress - Bust: 34, Waist: 26, Hip: 39

Shawl - Length: 114, Width: 57

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  • Country of Origin
  • Item #
  • Condition
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Alteration made by original designer.
  • Materials & Techniques
    Silk, Drape, Rayon, Custom made
  • Size
    Current U.S. Size
    34 in. (86 cm)
    34 in. (86 cm)
    39 in. (99 cm)
    Total Length
    68 in. (173 cm)
  • Size Chart

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