Création Chanel. Dress for afternoon-evening worn by Princess Dimitri Romanov, Princess of Russia.
Costumes Aladin by Germaine Lecomte 1929.
Chic black velvet coat trimmed with black and white fox. Fancy suit in blue velvet with silver embroidery (Lefaurichon fabric).
The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)
From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)
Fantaisie Sur Le Costume Moderne, Dioné’, By Léon Bakst 1914.
Costume designs for the Russian ballet “Le Dieu Bleu.” by Léon Bakst 1914.
Embroidered Fan. Designed by Lilian Archer 1914. Executed by Alice Archer. Owned by Mrs. Drinkwater. Art deco, Art Nouveau era.
Back to the 1920s as she prepares for a night of jazz, class and stylish decadence.
Haute couture dresses by Beer, Redfern. Le style parisien 1915. Dress from Beer`s in almond green corded silk, trimmed with plain black velvet. Clichés Style Parisian, Beer. Dress from Redfern`s… Read More
Haute couture dresses by Redfern and Jenny. Le style parisien 1915. Dress from Redfern`s in ” bleu de France ” corded silk nice pink rose at the side. Clichés Taponier, Beer.… Read More
Haute couture dresses from Martial & Armand and Beer. Le style parisien 1915. Left: Dress from Martial & Armand`s in ” lavande ” corded silk, lace and silver embroidery. Right: Dress… Read More