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Elsa Schiaparelli (embroidery by Lesage) - Blouse, Zodiac collection, Fall Winter 1938

Schiaparelli often used embroidery to embellish her simple silhouettes. This evening blouse from the summer 1940 collection, one of the last before Schiaparelli was forced to leave Paris because of World War II, is an exquisite example of that tendency.

Evening blouse Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, Date: summer 1940 Culture: French Medium: silk, metal Dimensions: Length at CB: 26 in.

Cocktail Ensemble.  House of Schiaparelli  (French, 1928–1954).  Designer: Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, 1890–1973). Date: fall/winter 1950–51. Culture: French. Medium: (a–c) silk (d) silk, feathers.

Cocktail ensemble House of Schiaparelli (French, Designer: Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, Date: fall/winter Culture: French Medium: (a–c) silk (d) silk, feathers.

Unusual dress by Elsa Schiaperelli in collaboration with Salvador Dali, 1937

This 1937 Lobster Dress by Elsa Schiaparelli featured a large lobster painted by Dalí onto the skirt. His design for Schiaparelli. It was famously worn by Wallis Simpson.

Carol for Harper’s Bazaar Indonesia July 2015 by Ryan Tandya

Carol for Harper's Bazaar Indonesia by Ryan Tandya

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Jacket , Elsa Schiaparelli, 1937

omgthatdress: Jacket Elsa Schiaparelli, 1937 The Metropolitan Museum of Art I want a vintage Schiaparelli piece desperately.

babeofbiscay: “ Evening wear by Elsa Schiaparelli S/S 1938 ”

Two-Piece evening dresses, Bodice and Skirt Circa summer Made from Multicolored silk satin and faille stripe (left). White silk satin with multicolored "Mae West" figures (right).

Schiaparelli Couture Jacket  1948-1952    Coral silk faille decorated with colorful ombre'd velvet appliques bordered with gold tinsel embroidery, irridescent sequins, crystal beads, soap bubble glass and beaded baubles, printed rose on cream.    Label: Schiaparelli 21 Place Vendome Paris.

Two old fur clips that have been attributed as designed for Elsa Schiaparelli. Schiaparelli vintage couture clothing and hats.

Fashion-Flora Mashups : Botanical Resort

Fashion-Flora Mashups

The Art of Fashion - Carol for Harper’s Bazaar Indonesia July 2015 Photo Credit: Ryan Tandya

La Cartomancienne (The Fortune Teller), 1933 (Brassai) http://www.pinterest.com/vintagebelle76/fortune-telling/

La Cartomancienne (The Fortune Teller), 1933 (Brassai) I honestly want to order a bunch of his prints right now and frame them and hang them around my house right now.