vintage high couture

Throwback Thursdays:

Devon Aoki in Christian Lacroix haute couture photographed by Patrick Demarchelier for Harper’s Bazaar, April 1999.


Dinner Dress, ‘House of Worth’
Designer: Charles Frederick Worth

The House of Worth was a French house of high fashion that specialized in haute couture, ready-to-wear clothes, and perfumes.
The historic house was founded in 1858 by designer 'Charles Frederick Worth’. It continued to operate under his descendants until 1952 but finally closed in 1956.
The House of Worth brand was revived in 1999.


Throwback Thursdays:

Roger Vivier designed heels for Dior couture c. 1957