St. John for Saks Fifth Avenue Sexy Black Sexy Exposed Back Santana Knit 1980s Cocktail Dress Size 6 (SKU 10407CL)


Shipping to United States: Free

Don't often use the word "sexy" when describing St. John but this dress has got in going! Absolutely Classic St John Santana Knit for Saks Fifth Avenue black knit dress with spectacular shirred neckline, cuffs and belt. Cocktail spectacular back oversized to-the-waist keyhole back. So wear it with a blazer to work during the day and then tear it up at that after work cocktail party! Padded shoulders.

Beautiful highest quality ST JOHN gold tone and black enamel rhinestone buttons at collar closure and three buttons on velcro belt closure for flexible sizing. This is in perfect condition and as with all St John knits has stretch and give to accommodate many shapes.

Size: US 6 (see dimensions).
**Please check the dimensions provided below before purchasing. Vintage clothing sizes often fit much smaller than modern sizes**
Dimensions (clothing is measured flat and un-stretched):
* Bust: 17”
* Waist: 12” (un-stretched)
* Hips: 17.5”
* Length: 41”
*Other: 21”

Maker: St. John for Saks Fifth Avenue

Color: Black

Origin: Made in USA


Condition: Excellent. One button needs to be sewn back on.

*Outer: Classic St John Santana Knit

Find my etsyshop loaded with vintage finds at:

For both vintage and high-end contemporary finds go to:

* Lipstick Girl Vintage (LGV) is a smoke-free, pet-friendly environment. Garments and other items are handled and stored in a pet-free, restricted area, however there is a potential for exposure. Due to the age of the items, LGV cannot guarantee against any previous contact with smoke or other allergens.
* All items are vintage and pre-owned. We disclose any flaws we may find, however, it is possible that a flaw has been accidentally overlooked. We will offer a refund only if an item has been largely misrepresented.
* Please note that Lipstick Girl Vintage regularly sells items of historical significance, and, from time to time, some of these items might be considered controversial in nature. Lipstick Girl Vintage endeavors to offer these items for sale as sensitively as possible, by trying to balance our abhorrence for cruelty and respect for the important historic nature of many of these garments. What we wear, and how that has changed over time, is part of our story.

Shipping from United States

Processing time

1-2 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 2 - 3 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept cancellations

Privacy policy

The confidentiality of my customers is important important to me. I share your personal information for very limited reasons and in limited circumstances, as follows:

Etsy. I share information with Etsy as necessary to provide you my services and comply with my obligations under both the Etsy Seller Policy and Etsy Terms of Use.
Service providers. I engage certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services to my shop, such as delivery companies. I will share your personal information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these services.
Business transfers. If I sell or merge my business, I may disclose your information as part of that transaction, only to the extent permitted by law.
Compliance with laws. I may collect, use, retain, and share your information if I have a good faith belief that it is reasonably necessary to: (a) respond to legal process or to government requests; (b) enforce my agreements, terms and policies; (c) prevent, investigate, and address fraud and other illegal activity, security, or technical issues; or (d) protect the rights, property, and safety of my customers, or others.

Legal imprint