A beautiful scarf that is made of Italian silk with rolled hem. It is signed Scaasi and is in vintage but perfect condition. No sign this has ever been used. The scarf is 30 inches square. The scarf is medium weight silk twill in royal blue with orange, rust and black stripes.
Arnold Scaasi was born in Montreal, studied and apprenticed in Paris with Paquin, Lily Dache before moving to New York and establishing his own label. He has dressed such notables as Liz Taylor, Ivana Trump, Joan Crawford and Aretha Franklin. He created First Lady Barbara Bush's inaugeral gown and came to the aid of First Lady Laura Bush designing a wardrobe for her first European tour. His designs are geared toward luxury fabrics and feminine, pretty styles. He is most noted now for his glamorous at home wear, ab-fab costume jewelry and fragrance line.