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Charles James dress, 1947.

Love the skirt on this dress "Ribbon" ball gown, 1947 Charles James (American) Silk: cream, yellow, and gray satin; gray and pale green taffeta

Charles James Petal Gown 1951 by Digirrl

Black and petal pink evening dress! Elegant, sexy and classic! Charles James Petal Gown 1951 by Digirrl

Charles James

Charles James (American, born Great Britain, “Four Leaf Clover” Evening Dress, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

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Green Mermaid/Trumpet Strapless,Sweetheart Natural Long/Floor-length Sleeveless Taffeta Sweep/Brush Train Lace-up Evening Dress Dress

"Swan" ball gown, by Charles James, ca. 1951-1953  This is probably in my top 3 favorite Charles James designs, especially the black version! The best part of this ball gown are the multi colored tulle that James layered underneath, so whenever the wearer moved, danced, or walked up the steps, you are treated to a sudden burst of color!

Swan Charles James, 1951 The Los Angeles County Museum of Art photo print ad coral pink gown swag drape strapless long full