This evening dress is cut on the straight – rather unusual for Vionnet at that time. Made of oyster-white silk crepe, it is overlaid with a draped fringe that flows over the body and cascades down the side, giving a most alluring and chic touch
First designed purchased France - Dress "Advertising" by Jean Patou - Silk, metal, glass
Evening coat Design House: House of Chanel Designer: Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel Date: ca. 1920 Culture: French Medium: silk Credit Line: Purchase, Irene Lewisohn Bequest, 1987 - The Metropolitan Museum of Art
black crepe with long, long scrunched sleeves, a figure defining skirt on the bias, and a grand deep ivory cowl neckline edged in white rabbit fur. There's a hint of a medieval chatelaine to the style, yes?
St. John Evening Ruffled Taffeta Jacket ( Size 8)
By St. High-sheen taffet in an iridescent, coppery tone fashions an evening-ready jacket fancifully trimmed in voluminous double ruffles.
Jerry T Black Crinkle Ruffle Evening Occasion Jacket XL