Missoni dress, 2003. Collection of The Museum at FIT.
fashion saved me
Vogue Italia March 1973, photo Barry Lategan
Light green satin evening dress, c. 1932. From the collections of the Charleston Museum
1920s evening wear, a mauve silk crepe cress with lilac beaded hem and trim; and a dusky-pink velvet cocktail dress with rhinestone beading and medallions, bands to open back
Donyale Luna in 1966 became the first African American model to appear on the cover of British Vogue.
Charles Jourdan ad in Vogue UK, 1970.
Evening dress, Metz & Co. (retailer, Dutch) ca. 1924. Silk, metallic yarn, glass beads, compound weave. Textile by Liberty of London. Rhode Island School of Design Museum