06 septembre 2016

Alexander Mcqueen, Dress, spring-summer 2009, Prêt–à–Porter

Alexander Mcqueen (British, 1969–2010). Dress, spring-summer 2009, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn pale pink silk duchesse satin and nude silk georgette, hand–embroidered with pink enameled–metal flower petals. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope. Alexander Mcqueen (British, 1969–2010). Dress (detail), spring-summer 2009, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn pale pink silk duchesse satin and nude silk georgette, hand–embroidered with pink enameled–metal flower petals. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope.  #ManusxMachina #CostumeInstitute

05 septembre 2016

Gareth Pugh, Dress, autumn-winter 2015–16, Prêt–à–Porter

Gareth Pugh (British, born 1981) .Dress, autumn-winter 2015–16, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn black silk–wool gazar, hand–embroidered with black plastic drinking straws. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope. Gareth Pugh (British, born 1981) .Dress, autumn-winter 2015–16, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn black silk–wool gazar, hand–embroidered with black plastic drinking straws. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope.  #ManusxMachina#CostumeInstitute
01 septembre 2016

Mary Katrantzou, Dress, spring-summer 2014, Prêt–à–Porter

Mary Katrantzou (British, born Athens, 1983). Dress, spring-summer 2014, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn blue and purple digitally printed polyester satin twill, bonded to neoprene; hand–embroidered with purple Swarovski crystals and pearls, silver acrylic leaves, purple silk velvet ribbon, iridescent plastic sequins, and clear plastic tubing. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope. Mary Katrantzou (British, born Athens, 1983). Dress, spring-summer 2014, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn blue and purple digitally printed polyester satin twill, bonded... [Lire la suite]
31 août 2016

House of Balenciaga, Nicolas Ghesquière, Dress, spring-summer 2008, Prêt–à–Porter

House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937). Nicolas Ghesquière (French, born 1971). Dress, spring-summer 2008, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn, laser–cut, and perforated polychrome–printed silk satin, laminated to warp–knit mesh and black silk–synthetic scuba knit; machine–stitched eyelets, hand–threaded with black synthetic laces. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope. House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937). Nicolas Ghesquière (French, born 1971). Dress(detail), spring/summer 2008, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn, laser–cut, and perforated... [Lire la suite]
27 août 2016

Hussein Chalayan, “Duck” Dress, spring-summer 2000, Prêt–à–Porter

Hussein Chalayan (British, born Cyprus, 1970) . “Duck” Dress, spring-summer 2000, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn pale pink polyester tulle, hand–gathered and sculpted into tufts and machine–stitched to pink cotton twill. Photo ©Nicholas Alan Cope. #ManusxMachina #CostumeInstitute   Hussein Chalayan (British, born Cyprus, 1970) . “Duck” Dress(detail), spring-summer 2000, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn pale pink polyester tulle, hand–gathered and sculpted into tufts and machine–stitched to pink cotton twill.... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2016

Prada, Dress, autumn/winter 2008–9, Prêt–à–Porter

Prada (Italian, founded 1913). Miuccia Prada (Italian, born 1949). Dress, autumn/winter 2008–9, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn cream silk gabardine, digital–inkjet–printed in brown and black with digitally scanned and rendered trompe l’oeil lace motif; hand–finished. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope. Prada (Italian, founded 1913). Miuccia Prada (Italian, born 1949). Dress (detail), autumn/winter 2008–9, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn cream silk gabardine, digital–inkjet–printed in brown and black with digitally scanned and rendered... [Lire la suite]

06 août 2016

Prada, Dress, autumn/winter 2011–12, Prêt–à–Porter

Prada (Italian, founded 1913), Miuccia Prada (Italian, born 1949). Dress, autumn/winter 2011–12, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn white silk organdy, hand–embroidered with plastic opalescent paillettes and clear beads. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope.  Prada (Italian, founded 1913), Miuccia Prada (Italian, born 1949). Dress(detail), autumn/winter 2011–12, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn white silk organdy, hand–embroidered with plastic opalescent paillettes and clear beads. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope. ... [Lire la suite]
06 août 2016

Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs, Dress, spring/summer 2012, Prêt–à–Porter

Louis Vuitton Co. (French, founded 1854), Marc Jacobs (American, born 1964) . Dress, spring/summer 2012, Prêt–à–Porter. Dress: machine–sewn blue silk–polyester crinkle organza, hand–embroidered with laser–cut white and blue plastic flowers, grommeted with clear crystals and silver metal studs, hand–finished; slip: machine–sewn white polyester organdy with machine–done broderie anglaise flowers. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope. Louis Vuitton Co. (French, founded 1854), Marc Jacobs (American, born 1964) . Dress (detail), spring/summer... [Lire la suite]
03 août 2016

Iris Van Herpen (Dutch, born 1984). Dress, spring/summer 2016, Prêt–à–Porter

Iris Van Herpen (Dutch, born 1984). Dress, spring/summer 2016, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn, bonded nude silk twill and cotton plain weave with overlay of nude cotton lace hand–woven with laser–cut nude leather applique. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope.  Iris Van Herpen (Dutch, born 1984). Dress(detail), spring/summer 2016, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn, bonded nude silk twill and cotton plain weave with overlay of nude cotton lace hand–woven with laser–cut nude leather applique. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope.
03 août 2016

Iris Van Herpen (Dutch, born 1984). Dress, spring/summer 2015, Prêt–à–Porter

Iris Van Herpen (Dutch, born 1984). Dress, spring/summer 2015, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn, laser–cut, bonded navy patent leather. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope. Iris Van Herpen (Dutch, born 1984). Dress (detail), spring/summer 2015, Prêt–à–Porter. Machine–sewn, laser–cut, bonded navy patent leather. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope.