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valentino. haute couture.
L. P. Hollander & Co., Boston c. 1915-16
black velvet and lace evening gown, ca. 1910
Bodice, 18th century From the METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART
Pink and Silver Beaded Party Dress, Mid 1920s
So Lady Mary, Downton Abbey.
oscar de la renta
I love Oscar's designs!
Reminds me of what Audrey wore in Sabrina!
Mariano Fortuny stenciled velvet sleeve detail
Swedish folk costume
French silk acid green stockings, 19th century
Was it arsnic or cyanide that developed that amazind colour? Hehe they were brave
Love these! I have a pair of my Grandmother's stockings not quite as pretty as these.
Arsnic! Poisonous, but oh-so pretty. ;)
Roger Vivier for Christian Dior Coral and diamante embroidered satin Paris About 1958 Museum no. T.154-1974
Vivier for Dior evening boots, 1957
1957 was a very good year indeed!
Silk shoes, 1911
@Karla Jackson reminds me of you!
Bodice Front from 1775-89 The Met
Dream find at the Flea Market
Oh, YEAH! So jealous! :)
where did you find these shoes...
Elegant gold embroidery on red velvet - part of French officer's uniform
oh la la!
Gold oak leaf embroidery on epaulette - French uniform
written in french...“for my sophie. you are always my little darling... 1790”
1885 Jacket, Victoria and Albert Museum Collection...
Diamond Brooch. Belonged to Empress Eugenie. Part of the French Crown Jewels.
Empress Eugenie adored diamonds. Here is a post about her life and diamond obsession - http://www.beadinggem.com/2...
Impressive. Once saw an exhibition of Czar Nicholas and Czarina Alexandra's posessions. The opulence blew my mind.
This is my favorite place to have an afternoon cup of tea and dream.
I have a friend that would call these naughty shoes.
i love them. i want them
I'll arm wrestle you for them!!!!
1780's Habit a la Francaise Outer Coat Collar Detail
Silver embroidered gloves