"Lorsque vous vous habillez impeccablement, c'est de vous dont on se souvient, pas de la robe." - Coco Chanel "Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman." - Coco Chanel Meegan Champagne - Pink satin cocktail dress www.1861.ca
Evening dress, Catherine Donovan, N.Y., date uncertain. Mrs. Donovan was a leading dressmaker of the “400” (high society). Many of her creations are in museums; the Met in N.Y. alone has 4. Peach satin w/ivory lace re-embroidered in silk. Neckline & arms decorated w/cream glass/gold-painted cut steel beads.