30 novembre 2016

"Tenue correcte exigée : quand le vêtement fait scandale" aux Arts Décoratifs

Tenue correcte exigée : quand le vêtement fait scandale. PARIS - À chaque saison de la mode, comme dans l’actualité sociale et politique, difficile d’échapper à la question du code vestimentaire. « Tenue correcte exigée, quand le vêtement fait scandale », présentée au musée des Arts décoratifs du 1er décembre 2016 au 23 avril 2017, invite à revisiter les scandales qui ont présidé les grands tournants de l’histoire de la mode du XIVe siècle à nos jours. Cette exposition originale et inattendue propose d’explorer à l’appui de... [Lire la suite]

27 novembre 2016

Balenciaga, Evening Gown, 1954

Balenciaga, Evening Gown, 1954
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27 novembre 2016

Cristóbal Balenciaga Evening Gown, 1954

Cristóbal Balenciaga Evening Gown, 1954. Photo By Phillippe Pottier
27 novembre 2016

Point d'esprit tulle evening gown by Balenciaga, 1954

Point d'esprit tulle evening gown by Balenciaga, 1954
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26 novembre 2016

A midnight-blue velvet evening jacket, probably Schiaparelli London, Autumn-Winter, 1938

Lot 113 : A midnight-blue velvet evening jacket, probably Schiaparelli London, Autumn-Winter, 1938. Estimate: £1500 - £2500. © Kerry Taylor Auctions A midnight-blue velvet evening jacket, probably Schiaparelli London, Autumn-Winter, 1938. unlabelled, embroidered in gilt strip and wire, with deep pink and clear beads, with gold and blue sequin detailing, fastened by simple concealed hooks and eyes, lined in blue silk crêpe de chine, bust 92cm, 36in The velvet on this jacket was embroidered to shape but,... [Lire la suite]
26 novembre 2016

An Elsa Schiaparelli couture embroidered midnight-blue velvet evening jacket, Autumn-Winter, 1937-38

Lot 109 : An Elsa Schiaparelli couture embroidered midnight-blue velvet evening jacket, Autumn-Winter, 1937-38. Estimate: £10000 - £15000. © Kerry Taylor Auctions An Elsa Schiaparelli couture embroidered midnight-blue velvet evening jacket, Autumn-Winter, 1937-38. Paris label with date, richly embroidered by Lesage with gilt strip, gilt cord and sequins, blue and pink rhinestones, with three turquoise tinted metal star-burst 'buttons' with brass closure hooks, discreet pocket vents inserted at the hips,... [Lire la suite]

26 novembre 2016

Gemeentemuseum presents: Hubert de Givenchy: To Audrey with Love

Audrey Hepburn wearing ensemble designed by Hubert de Givenchy in "Breakfast at Tiffany's" (1961) Photo: Mondadori Portfolio; courtesy Hubert de Givenchy. THE HAGUE.- This autumn the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag presents an ambitious exhibition in which couturier Hubert de Givenchy pays homage to his muse, Audrey Hepburn. The exhibition will be a grand retrospective of the work of French couturier Hubert de Givenchy, one of the leading fashion designers of the 20th century. His career ran concurrent to that of... [Lire la suite]
24 novembre 2016

A Maria Gallenga stencilled persimmon velvet medieval inspired gown, 1920s

Lot 65. A Maria Gallenga stencilled persimmon velvet medieval inspired gown, 1920s. Estimate:£2200 - £3000. © Kerry Taylor Auctions A Maria Gallenga stencilled persimmon velvet medieval inspired gown, 1920s. un-labelled, printed with repeat gingko leaf shaped repeats in silver and gold, the fagotted shoulder seams inset with wide coral glass beads, the long sleeves with pointed cuffs adorned with gold crochet bauble buttons, curved lightly gathered waist side seams, trained hem, lined in matching crêpe, with... [Lire la suite]
23 novembre 2016

Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1959

Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1959. Photo Philippe Pottier pour L'Officiel.
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23 novembre 2016

China Machado wearing Balenciaga, 1959

China Machado wearing Balenciaga, 1959
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