House of Worth evening dress (ca. 1898-1900) has a skirt and bodice of white silk satin and silk voided velvet, its lines reminiscent of swirling French wrought iron and the paintings of Erté.

House of Worth evening dress (ca. has a skirt and bodice of white silk satin and silk voided velvet, its lines reminiscent of swirling French wrought iron and the paintings of Erté. LOVE House of Worth stuff

Mantua,  English from French fabric, 1755-1760 from fabric woven between 1753-1755, Silk, silver-gilt thread, linen thread, silk thread, hand-sewn, V

England (made) France (woven) - Mantua - Silk, silver-gilt thread, linen thread, silk thread, hand-sewn

Paul Poiret | Fancy Dress Costume Harem Dress/Pants | 1911 | French | Metal, Silk, Cotton

Fancy dress costume Paul Poiret (French, Paris Paris) Date: 1911 Culture: French Medium: metal, silk, cotton The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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Traditional Russian kokoshnik (head-dress) of an unmarried woman. Pearls, gold thread and mother-of-pearl plaques on silk and foil.

Silk Ikat dress, ca. 1855. Ikat is a dyeing technique that makes the pattern in fabric. Photo by Mary D. Doering.

Library of Congress [unknown province] brown and cream chevron printed silk day dress, circa

Out of the corner of my eye, I keep seeing this as Aurora's forest dress from the animated Disney movie of Sleeping Beauty...  Evening Dress, circa 1916

Evening Dress Cincinnati/Ohio/United States silk, linen, metallic cloth, beads, rhinestones Maker: J. Gidding & Co. Cincinnati Museum of Art

The Research: About this time last year I became slightly obsessed (as I do) with the early 20th century bicorne and tricorn hat revival: Woman in a tricorn hat, ca 1907 (probably a fashion model) T

A 1900s-1910s tricorne revival hat (The Dreamstress)

Edwardian Fashion - 1907 Elegant strips break up the black, keeping it from looking too heavy and a white collar prevents the black from washing out her face

1800's Ball Gown. I was so born in the wrong era. I'm in love.

"Court dress, 1860 - 1865 at the Victoria and Albert Museum and practically every part of it is made of silk and done by hand." - Some days I wish this were still the fashion.

Evening dress - 1928-30

Evening dress, ca Very pale pink silk georgette & black net with round neckline. Has all-over cream & pink leaf embroidery & cream & pink silk velvet flowers. Net skirt has many-paneled handkerchief hem. Goldstein Museum of Design, Univ. of Minnesota.

1912 Dress, Simcox, a NY dressmaker, highlights the Egyptian revival. The dress was worn by Jeannie Lamson Currier on Jan. 4, 1912.

Dress, Evening Simcox Date: 1912 Culture: American Medium: silk, metal, rhinestones Dimensions: Length at CB: 65 in.

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