Tag Archives: Belle Epoque Fashion

Princess Elvira of Bavaria (1868–1943). Belle Epoque.

Princess Elvira of Bavaria in belle époque ball robe. Parisian Tournure costume.

Princess Elvira of Bavaria (1868–1943

Princess Elvira of Bavaria (1868–1943)

in Parisian Tournure bustle costume to the 1890th. Painting by Karl Gampenrieder. Married to Rudolf of Kaunitz-Rietberg-Wrbna-Questenberg and Freudenthal. Belle Epoque, Fin de Siècle Fashion.

Related: The Corset and the Crinolin: A Book of Modes and Costumes.

Fur stoles – Etoles de Fourrures. Modèles de Révillon Frères.

Fur stoles. Révillon Frères. Le style parisien. Art deco fashion magazine. French parisiennes collection haute couture

Fur stoles – Etoles de Fourrures. Modèles de Révillon Frères.

Fur stoles – Le style parisien. Plate VI. 1915.

Etoles de Fourrures. Modèles de Révillon Frères.

  • (Révillon *). Samll cape in skunk forming a peak back and front. The collar is turned back in the shape of a ” col châle “. The two points in front are trimmed with great bows of velvet ribbon to match, fringed with silk. Muff shaped in sections like a melon.
  • (Révillon). Stole in ” martre du Nord ” made in a peak with celluloid buttons imitating marble encircled with golden metal- Soft muff to match.
  • (Révillon). Stole in ermine and skunk. Two front pieces in white passementerie mingled with little tails. The back forms a large collar in skunk. The lower part of the muff is in ermine, the upper part in skunk with the head on the right, the paws and tail on the left, and the wrong side is in velvet matching the skunk.
  • (Révillon). Stole in sitka fox extremely voluminous, rich and expensive in appearance; each side takes two long fox skins, one with the head upwards, the other with the head hanging down.
  • Louis-Victor Révillon established in 1723 the famous leather and fur company in Paris at 159, Rue St. Honoré called la Maison Givelet (Actually 2014 at Paris’ Avenue Montaigne. Artistic director, Andrew Heather, formally at Givenchy).
Révillon Frères. French fur and luxury goods company. Advertising Maison Givelet.

Advertising by Révillon Frères.

Gallery: Le style parisien. Plate VI. Supplément du ” Style Parisian ” No 3. Le Directeur – Gérant: Lucien Vogel.

Robes en Faille et Panécla. Le style parisien.

Robes Tissus de Rodier. Style Parisien. Art deco fashion. Gibson girls costumes

Modèles du Style Parisien d’après les Tissus de Rodier.

Robes en Faille et Panécla.

Modéles du “Style Parisian” d’après le Tissus de Rodier. Le style parisien 1915.

  • Dress in old blue pekiné corded silk (Rodier No 05939) trimmed with cross way band of panécla * to match: pane of vegetable silk, (Rodier No 05965) collar and sleeves of white lace.
  • Dress in bronze colored panécla *; a pane of soft shiny vegetable silk (Rodier No 05965) trimmed with thick old gold silk twist, narrow edge to match passing below the bottom of skirt. Collar in ivory pane lined and bordered with sable.
  • Dress in panécla; vegetable silk pane soft and shiny (Rodier No 06026).
  • Panama binding and tissue Panécla: Velvet, the pile is made of silk; usually embroidered with colorful silk yarns.

Gallery: Le style parisien 1915. Plate III. Supplément du ” Style Parisian ” No 3. Le Directeur – Gérant: Lucien Vogel.

Fin de siècle era, Art Nouveau, Art deco, Flapper, Gibson girls, Roaring Twenties.

  1. Les Creations Parisiennes. La mode est un art.
  2. Le style parisien. Les elegances parisiennes 1915. by Lucien Vogel. (Art Nouveau. Fin de siècle, Belle Époque era.)
  3. Les Robes de Paul Poiret racontée par Paul Iribe, Paris 1908.
  4. Paris Fashion Designers in 1916.
  5. Supplément du ” Style Parisian ” No 3. Les elegances parisiennes 1915.
  6. Lotte Pritzel. Dolls for the showcase 1911.
  7. Les Chapeaux du Très Parisien Vol. 1., by G.P. Joumard. First edition 1921. (Flapper, Gatsby, Art deco era.)
  8. Les Chapeaux du Très Parisien Vol. 2,.G.P. Joumard. Second edition 1922.
  9. Les créations parisiennes. La mode est un art. Published 1929. (Flapper, Gatsby, Art deco era.)
  10. STYL 1922-1924. German Fashion Magazine. (Berlin Roaring twenties. Flappers, Art deco era.)

Samson and Delilah Revisited: The Politics of Women’s Fashion in 1920s France by MARY LOUISE ROBERTS. (PDF)