J. MendelStrapless Tulle Gown with Woven Bodice, ClaretDetailsTulle. Sweetheart neckline. Sleeveless. Woven tulle bodice is fitted. Ruched skirt from waist to mid-hip. Full, ruffled skirt with extended back hem. Rayon/silk. Made in USA of Italian material. Designer About J. Mendel: For five generations, members of this family-owned company have turned out luxurious designs worthy of royalty. In fact, the founder was a furrier to Russian aristocrats in the late 1800s. Originally the line included simply sumptuous furs, but now J. Mendel offers a complete women's ready-to-wear collection that continues the family's legacy of high-end style.