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Evening dress Designer: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Manufacturer: (sample made for) Samuel Winston Date: 1952–53 Culture: American Medium: silk
Stunning Petal gown, 1951.
Evening dress (image 2) | Charles James | American | 1934 | satin | Victoria & Albert Royal Museum | Museum #: T.272-1974
"Petal" Designer: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: 1951 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 60 in. (152.4 cm)
Charles James c1944, possibly from an earlier design | The Met
Charles James 1952, Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at the Met
Charles James - Couturier - Robe de Soirée - 'Ruban' - Camaïeu Doré -1938 - 1940
Evening dress in black velvet and green satin, circa 1955. Collection of The Museum at FIT. This evening dress features a three-foot long metal zipper that spirals around the body. Charles James revolutionized the way designers incorporated zippers into their work when he began placing zippers on the bias in 1929.
1957,`Diamond` Dress, Evening by Rushkovska, via Flickr Charles James