The black dress with the shawl collar has been done before, but this iteration is stunning. The fabric and the lines just make this dress--you can see the hand of a master at work in this vintage Christian Dior black cocktail dress.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ~ 'King Sun' by Valentin Yudashkin (Russian, b. Date: fall/winter Culture: Russian. Medium: a) silk; b) silk, synthetic Credit Line: Gift of Valentin Yudaskin, 2006 (So totally not last century, but too beautiful to ignore)
Extra large vintage tribal bag with leather straps - the fabric comes from old baby carrier fabric from the Hill Tribes of Thailand. I really want something like this - old, new, upcycled and totally awesome! ~ La via Gypsy River - Fashion up Trend