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1920 Clioche Hats

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Christian Dior: Designer in Focus Exhibit in Manchester

Posted by Wanda Pepin on September 18, 2013 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Wednesday 12 June 2013 - Sunday 12 January 2014, Gallery of Costume, FREE Admission



 

 Christian Dior's brief but supremely influential career began with his iconic 'New Look' in 1947. He reigned suprem...

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1909 through 1920 Delphos Dress

Posted by Wanda Pepin on September 10, 2013 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

The Stories Behind the Dress, Dress 8


1909 through 1920 Delphos Dress



Designed and made by Mariano Fortuny, born 1871 - died 1949, in Italy from 1909 through 1920.


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Carolina Schermerhorn Astor Wilson, 1903 and 1907 to 1908 Dresses

Posted by Wanda Pepin on September 10, 2013 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

The Story Behind the Dress, Dress 6 and 7


Carolina Schermerhorn Astor Wilson, 1903 and 1907 to 1908 Dresses


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1905 House of Redfern Evening Dress

Posted by Wanda Pepin on September 9, 2013 at 6:10 PM Comments comments (0)

The Story Behind the Dress, Dress 5

1905 House of Redfern Evening Dress


Made in Paris about 1905 and designed by John Redfern, English, 1853–1929 for the House of Redfern, Paris, France


An ev...

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Mrs. Frederick Augustus Constable 1903 Evening Dress

Posted by Wanda Pepin on September 9, 2013 at 11:30 AM Comments comments (0)

The Story Behind the Dress, Dress 4


Mrs. Frederick Augustus Constable 1903 Evening Dress


Designed by Jacques Doucet (French, Paris 1853–1929 Paris) Made in 1902.


O...

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Jane Norton Morgan, wife of J. P. Morgan 1902 Dress

Posted by Wanda Pepin on September 8, 2013 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

The Story Behind the Dress Series, Dress 3


 

Designe...

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Jacques Doucet Afternoon dress

Posted by Wanda Pepin on September 7, 2013 at 7:35 PM Comments comments (0)

The Story Behind the Dress Series, Dress 2


Designer: Jacques Doucet (French, Paris 1853–1929 Paris)

Date: 1900–1903



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Princess Alexandra of Denmark 1900 Evening dress

Posted by Wanda Pepin on September 7, 2013 at 3:20 PM Comments comments (0)

The Story Behind the Dress Series, Dress 1


Princess Alexandra of Denmark 1900 Evening dress



Place of origin: Paris, France (made)

Date: ca. 190...

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