Madame Gres...aka....Alix Barton

Known for her drapery and designs which exposed parts of the skin as part of the design of the garment; one of the last haute couture fashion houses with ready-to-wear lines, which she referred to as prostitution....
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Moss-green velvet dress gathered in slight bustle, by Gres, coral and gold jewelry by Cartier, 1957 <3

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Madame Gres 1967

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Madame Gres with one of her designs c. 1946. S)

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Robe de Madame Grès 1936

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Madame Grès, 1935

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Madame Grès turquoise blue draped chiffon cocktail gown, late 1950s

A fine Madame Grès turquoise blue draped chiffon

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Madame Gres, 1969

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Madame Gres dress, 1970s

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Madame Grès, 1953

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Dress, Evening Madame Grès (Alix Barton)  (French, Paris 1903–1993 Var region) Date: 1954

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Dress, Evening Madame Grès (Alix Barton)  (French, Paris 1903–1993 Var region) Date: late 1950s Culture: French Medium: silk

Madame Grès (Alix Barton) | Evening dress | French

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Ensemble, Madame Grès (Alix Barton) (French, Paris 1903–1993 Var region) ca. 1970

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Dress, Evening Madame Grès (Alix Barton)  (French, Paris 1903–1993 Var region) Date: late 1960s–mid-1980s Culture: French Medium: (a, b) wool (c) silk

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Madame Gres silk evening dress ca. 1959

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Dress, Evening Madame Grès (Alix Barton)  (French, Paris 1903–1993 Var region) Date: 1948–49 Culture: French Medium: silk

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Madame Gres | c. 1940s

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omg, gorgeous. Madame Gres, pinned from omgthatdress on tumblr. <3 this girl.

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Madame Gres

Brabourne Farm: Love .... Madame Gres

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Madame Grès (Alix Barton)1960s vintage silk dress

Madame Grès (Alix Barton) | Dinner dress | French

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Dress by Madame Grès,1954 Photographer: Henry Clarke

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Madame Grès, 1953

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Madame Gres | c. 1951

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MADAME GRES CHIFFON EVENING DRESS, 1960

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Dress, Evening Madame Grès (Alix Barton)  (French, Paris 1903–1993 Var region) Date: 1954

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Gres Two-Tiered Bubble Dress French, mid 1950s Of black silk tissue taffeta, sleeveless bodice with original decollete neckline inset with faux bib and bateau neckline at a later date, bib yoke, black velvet ribbon waistband to tie at back, double bubble skirt

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