costumecollection

Just a few of the beautiful pieces from the @fox_historic_costume on display for their “Immortal Beauty” show. From left to right; afternoon dress by Vitaldi Babani ca. 1926, French; evening gown by Callot Soeurs ca. 1926, French; evening gown by Callot Soeurs/Henri Bendel ca. 1919, French #costumecollection #fashionzzzz (at Pearlstein Gallery)

When the woman wearing this dress danced, the shiny metallic textile on the underside of the skirt tabs ensured she’d be glittering from every angle. #flapperdress #1920s #dhcc #costumecollection #metallictextile #textile #beautiful #beading #flapper #dancedress #design #20thcenturydesign #20s #roaringtwenties #sparkle #luxurious

A shot of garments pulled for a class visit! Drexel fashion design students came to sketch (with pencils only!) for their technical flat drawing class. #dhcc #costumehistory #courreges #andrecourreges #bonniecashin #thierrymugler #commedesgarcons #ralphrucci #fashiondesign #vintagestyle #vintage #studentresearch #costumecollection