House of Dior | Evening underdress | French | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Christian #Dior Evening under dress, House of Dior | Circa 1955-1956 #fashion #flashback #vintage #couture #lingerie
V Fashion Women's Rockabilly 50s Vintage Polka Dots Halter Cocktail Swing Dress
Buy V Fashion Women's Rockabilly 50s Vintage Polka Dots Halter Cocktail Swing Dress and other Cocktail at Amazon.com. Our wide selection is elegible for free shipping and free returns.
Sarmi | Evening dress | American | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Jacques Fath | Evening dress | French | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Dress, Evening Jacques Fath (French, 1912–1954) Design House: House of Jacques Fath (French, founded 1937) Date: spring/summer 1947 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 52 in. (132.1 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Richard Martin, 1993
Adrian Strapless Evening Gown 1940s for Sale at Auction on Thu, 11/02/2000 - 07:00 - Couture and Textiles | Doyle Auction House
Lot 786 part of the Couture and Textiles Auction at Doyle. 1940s Of black crepe, two-piece, the hip length strapless bodice embroidered with band of foliate pattern worked with gold and green sequins, pearls and beads, the slim skirt sewn with side draped panels emanating from front and back center horizontally stitched panels, size 4, labeled: Adrian Original. Very good condition.
Couture dress foundations - which boning to use?
I said this in 2014, and I'll say it again - read more to understand the context of why I said it and why I stand by the statement that plastic boning corrupts over time and simply does not stand up to the job. photo copyright : Julia Bremble, please do not use without permission I've talked about steel boning at length all over this website, and will soon write a blog post on plastic boning for your interest and information. As ever, I present no pre-conceived conclusions and encourage…
Charles James: Beyond Fashion –
Fashion designer Charles James occupies a unique place in fashion history. A bad boy with an eye for fashion, he was expelled from school as a tee
Vintage Designers: Vintage 1950s Evening Dress by Sarmi for Elizabeth Arden
I had to catch my breath when I saw this vintage gown designed by Italian designer Fernando Sarmi when he was head designer for Elizabeth Ar...
Christian Dior, couturier du rêve
Le Musée des Arts Décoratifs célèbre l’anniversaire marquant les 70 ans de la création de la maison Christian Dior. Cette exposition, riche et dense, invite le visiteur à découvrir l’univers de son fondateur et des couturiers de renom qui lui ont succédé : Yves Saint Laurent, Marc Bohan, Gianfranco Ferré, John Galliano, Raf Simons et tout récemment Maria Grazia Chiuri. Émotions, histoires vécues, affinités, inspirations, créations et filiations relient cette sélection de plus de 300 robes de…
House of Dior | "L'Eléphant Blanc" | French | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Creating the trapeze silhouette for Dior, Saint Laurent has a rigid understructure veiled under a fly-away cage. A boned corset anchors the dress but allows the delusion of a free swinging cone. Seeking a shape for independence, though still tethered, the "Eléphant Blanc" dress also employs a shimmering embroidery on net that requires a finishing flourish to the thread work on a transparent surface
House of Dior | Ball gown | French | The Met
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Christian Dior," December 12, 1996–March 23, 1997.The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Dance," December 9, 1986–September 6, 1987.Flint Institute of Arts