Evening skirt (image 1) | House of Schiaparelli | French | winter 1936-37 | silk, metallic | Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Accession Number: 2009.300.3975

Evening skirt Design House:House of Schiaparelli (French, founded Designer:Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, Date:winter Culture:French Medium:Silk, metallic

Sweater ~ Elsa Schiaparelli, wool, 1930s... the plaid stripes so meticulously placed on the garment pattern.

Sweater Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, Date: Culture: French Medium: wool Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Gift of Miss Neale Mergentime, 1941

Elsa Schiaparelli dressing gown winter 1933-1934. Attributed to House of Schiaparelli  (French, 1928–1954).

Dressing gown Attributed to House of Schiaparelli (French, Designer: Attributed to Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, Date: winter Culture: French Medium: Silk.

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.

* Embroidered silk coat with silk velvet and handmade buttons dating to the late 1930's Elsa SCHIAPARELLI

Schiaparelli, Embroidered silk coat with silk velvet and handmade buttons dating to the late

Dinner Jacket  Elsa Schiaparelli, 1937  The Philadelphia Museum of Art

Philadelphia Museum of Art - Collections Object : Woman's Dinner Jacket Spring 1947 Medium: Black silk crepe, pink silk taffeta with paillette and seed pearl embroidery, jet buttons

Extraordinary Elsa Schiaparelli Haute Couture Evening Jacket | From a collection of rare vintage jackets at http://www.1stdibs.com/fashion/clothing/jackets/

Rare and Important Elsa Schiaparelli Haute Couture Pagan Evening Jacket Fall I actually have this same piece, with it's skirt, from her London Salon. It is purple velvet and has purple ceramic rectangular buttons marked "Schiap".