Cathleen dress in Leavers lace
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Cathleen dress in Leavers lace
Cathleen dress in Leavers lace
Cathleen dress in Leavers lace
Product Details

This dress is made from a corded Leavers lace that we sourced from a sixth-generation family-owned mill in Rhode Island (it's been perfecting the art of lace making since 1859). The sleek body-skimming silhouette has a notch detail at the neckline to give it a modern edge, and secret boning at the bust keeps the top from sneaking down while you're on the dance floor.

  • Viscose/cotton/nylon.
  • Back zip.
  • Lined.
  • Dry clean.
  • Import.
  • Online only.
Size & Fit Details
  • Fitted silhouette.
  • Fitted bodice with interior boning for added support.
  • Falls above knee, 38 1/2" from high point of shoulder (based off size 6).
Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 9 reviewers.
Rated 4 out of 5 by Perfect Summer Wedding & Party Dress I had been looking for a dress to wear to a wedding coming up in late summer in Los Angeles. I wanted something that was appropriate for a more formal wedding, but that wouldn't make me overheat in the hot LA weather. This was the third dress that I'd bought from J.crew for this occasion(nothing wrong with the other ones except they were too big and a smaller size was no longer available). When I tried this on, I loved it from the beginning. I was concerned the top might move down but it really does stay in place! The only con was that when I first tried it on, the interior boning poked me on the left side a little bit. I tried it on again and was able to position it so that I no longer felt any discomfort. The lace is beautiful and really adds to the dress. I purchased the Acropolis Blue. It's not too far off from navy, but it is a tiny bit brighter than the picture on the website. I'm 5'7 & 125 lbs and purchased both the 0 and 2. I'm sticking with the 0 due to less movement up top! May 15, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by wore it for my rehearsal dinner, and it was lovely i loved the lace, the cut and the poppy color. i am normally a size 0-2 but i had to order a 00 in this dress since i'm verrry small on top. June 4, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by An elegant classic that flatters everyone! The Cathleen dress is truly a classic - elegant, flattering, comfortably revealing. I've never owned a strapless dress and was a bit worried about feeling self conscious and over exposed. Not only was the fit perfect, the cut of the neckline was a pleasant surprise. I wore the dress for a formal portrait with a long strand of pearls. Very pleased with the result, I can't wait to wear it for an occasion! March 11, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Classic Dress I purchased this dress for a wedding I am attending. It's so simple, but yet classically beautiful. The Poppy color is so eye-catching. I would definitely recommend this dress. I'm also purchasing it in black! May 6, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Perfect Dress The design, fabric, and construction were all high quality. The dress fits perfectly. It makes me feel super-sexy. It's amazing. May 29, 2014
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