fashion design inspiration from museum pieces. Fabric late cut is mid French Silk Caraco with Ribbons, Paris. Original silk ribbons to close at front. Ruched ribbon trim at sleeves. Silk is medium weight "Gros de Tours" Lined with linen
Yellow in fashion (Marshall and Snelgrove Ltd Purple velvet coat with Medieval-style collar. Entirely covered with dramatic sprays of an English wildflower called Sweet Cicely that are hand-embroidered in yellow and green silk, with petals of white felt.