PACO RABANNE 1996 Unassembled Rhodoid Disc DIY Dress Kit



CIRCA: 1996.

Paco Rabanne introduced the iconic metal disc dress as part of his 1967 Couture collection, a groundbreaking creation that significantly influenced the fashion industry. This dress holds the 14th position on Marie Claire’s list of The 50 Dresses That Changed Fashion. In 1996, Paco Rabanne launched a “Do It Yourself” edition of the same dress.


SIZE: One size fits all.


COMPOSITION: The discs are made of plastic and the rings are metal.


MADE IN: France.



  • 750 pale gold tone discs
  • 1300 gold tone rings
  • 2 pliers
  • 2 sheets of instructions
  • 1 Paco Rabanne metal tag to attach at the back of dress
  • Comes in a plastic suitcase

CONDITION: The bags were opened, and the pliers were utilized. Although the previous owner initiated the dress-making process, they didn’t complete it, leaving 90% of the materials unused. The box exhibits scratches and cracks as a result of prolonged storage.


References: (1) Donyale Luna photographed by Guy Bourdain for Vogue, 1966 (2-3) Karen Mulder for Elle France, 1996.

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