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Evening suit

Evening suit

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1988 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Edelstein, Victor, born 1946 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk velvet and beading

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Anne Heseltine

  • Museum number:

    T.269:1, 2-2001

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Blue silk velvet, knee-length, straight skirt, and bead-embroidered jacket. Centre back zip with hook and eye closure.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1988 (made)


Edelstein, Victor, born 1946 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Silk velvet and beading

Marks and inscriptions

Victor Edelstein


Circumference: 68 cm waist, Length: 66 cm

Descriptive line

Blue silk velvet jacket and skirt, black bead embroidery, Victor Edelstein, 1988, Britain


Velvet; Beads


Beading; Sewing


Clothing; Fashion; Women's clothes

Production Type

Haute couture


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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