Central Saint Martins Hosts Annual BA Fashion Show
Elena Occidente [Courtesy Photo]
Belos vestidos longos invadiram o desfile da Valentino. Com tema que misturava o religioso com o antigo, a marca resolveu trazer o oriental e o ocidental misturados. Para a vida real, o veludo vem com força, assim como transparência, recortes e decotes e cores sóbrias. Beautiful long dresses invaded the Valentino fashion show. With a theme that mixed the religious with the old, the brand decided to bring the eastern and western mixed. To real life , velvet comes with force, as well as…
A 1930 silver lamé evening ensemble by Lanvin showing the long straight lines of the early 1930s.
Detail showing hidden buttonholes and buttons. The silver buttons are entirely ornamental; the waistcoat is secured using this hidden set of velvet buttons. Red velvet suit, French, ca. 1778
The victorians had the right idea about modest underwear! Nothing left showing, but pretty and feminine. http://www.ironbridge.org.uk/shop/victorian_threads/
1870s dress, photo by Jen Thompson from the 2012 AE show
Details of Art Nouveau fashion. It mixed the masculine and feminine. This jacket appears to a sort of cotton or light weight wool, but is woven to show off a sort of abstract print. The lapels are in deep velvet and the blouse underneath is in lace,