Salon Moderne Saks Fifth Avenue Haute Couture Black Cut Velvet Chiffon & Lace Dress, F/W 1965. Custom made for Mrs. N. Woolworth and dated 09/24/1965. All seams are hand finished in French haute couture quality.
Saks Fifth Avenue's couture department Salon Moderne was run by Sophie Gimbel. The salon offered Sophie's original designs as well as line to line copies of Paris couture. Costume Institute has couple Schiaparelli pieces with the same label in museum's collection.