Dress, cocktail-style, of red silk taffeta. Fitted bodice (a) with wide, open neckline that sits off the shoulders; fabric tucks over itself in front, creating a fold over collar. Self-fabric bow at left side. Voluminous pleated skirt that hits mid-calf. Fitted underslip (b) has white net bodice with band of red faille at top. Attached two-layered petticoat; top layer is red taffeta, second layer is white silk crepe. Slip not shown.