THE SONNY AND CHER SHOW
Polka Dot Mini-Dress
Item # T0358
This mini-dress was worn by legendary actress/singer Cher in “The Sonny and Cher Show”, which ran from 1976 – 1977. The dress by Elizabeth Courtney Costumes of Hollywood is constructed of blue and white polka dotted acetate satin with white lace trim, and a black velvet bodice with Empire waistline. The interior of the dress has the original costumer’s label sewn inside and an additional label with “Cher” handwritten in slightly faded black ink.
Cher wore the dress in Episode 10 of Season 2 of the hit show, which aired on Nov. 28th, 1976. The episode featured supermodel “Twiggy”, who wore an identical dress alongside Cher in the “Little Girl Who Had A Little Curl In The Middle Of Her Forehead" musical skit.
“The Sonny and Cher Show” was nominated for three Primetime Emmys over the course of its two year run, including a nomination for Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design for Music / Variety to award-winning costume designers Ret Turner and Bob Mackie.
The dress is in good vintage screen worn condition with some minor fading / discoloration due to age and is accompanied by a letter of authenticity. Presented by The Golden Closet, your premier source for iconic screen used wardrobe, props, and collectible music entertainment memorabilia.