Headdress Paul Poiret (French, Paris Paris) Date: ca. 1920 Culture: French Medium: cotton, metal, ceramic Dimensions: Length: 12 in. cm) Credit Line: Gerson and Judith Leiber Foundation Fund, 2005 Accession Number:
Callot Soeurs, LACMA We tend to think of harem pant ensembles like this one as thanks to Paul Poiret, but outfits like this actually date back into the century, with Worth. (Source: i-was-promised-tea)
Paul Poiret Woman’s Party Costume Label: PAUL POIRET-a Paris-December 1913 31890 1913 Black silk gauze hooped over-dress with gold floral embroidery; belt with gold embroidery; gold lamé silk harem pants with ball ornament at side-hems.
ca 1912 Paul Poiret evening coat of silk and metal. Image 2 of The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, gift of the Brooklyn Museum, purchased with funds given by Mrs. Carl L.