Also on these boards
by Louise Richardson - Fragile and exquisite, self-contained and safe. Richardson’s work is absorbed with process; the putting on and taking off of things, of discovery and investigation. From a stock of hoarded goods the artist builds a library of resources to draw from. (have put the link to the website back rather than the blogger page more interesting that way)
Evening Dress, Hubert de Givenchy (French, born Beauvais, 1927) for the House of Givenchy (French, founded 1952): ca. 1953, French, silk. Marking: Label: "Hubert de Givenchy/Paris"
Ruffled bustiers and sexy backless satin dresses, corsets and lace, and grand floor-grazing skirts -- shot at the hôtel de crillon in paris, Ulyana Sergeenko's spring-summer 2013 couture collection will have you falling into spring headfirst