Anna-Carin Andersson

Anna-Carin Andersson

Anna-Carin Andersson
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Kimono

Kimono

Ottoman Hil'at with a design of saz leaves and blossoms, possibly made for one of the sons of Sultan Süleyman the Magnicent, Turkey, mid-16th century. Kemha, silk and gilt-metal thread brocade.

Ottoman Hil'at with a design of saz leaves and blossoms, possibly made for one of the sons of Sultan Süleyman the Magnicent, Turkey, mid-16th century. Kemha, silk and gilt-metal thread brocade.

Caftan, short sleeves Ottoman Empire, Thrace Region

Caftan, short sleeves Ottoman Empire, Thrace Region

Theatre cape, ca 1920. The pattern is seriously Art Deco.

Theatre cape, ca 1920. The pattern is seriously Art Deco.

LE Couture Revolution - Lori detailed sleeve top, $54.99 (http://www.lecouturerevolution.com/lori-detailed-sleeve-top/)

LE Couture Revolution - Lori detailed sleeve top, $54.99 (http://www.lecouturerevolution.com/lori-detailed-sleeve-top/)

Lilli-Ann ombre champagne silk pleated-swirls hourglass cocktaill suit (detail) | USA, 1950's | This stunning ensemble is fashioned in a rich fully-lined champagne ombre silk. The fabric itself is a masterpiece; vertical woven silk that seems to have an almost metallic feel and texture but without being stiff or heavy | The jacket has a breathtaking pleated-swirl design. Hourglass, nipped-waist silhouette and lean, long sleeves. A matching wiggle cocktail skirt finishes off this ensemble

Lilli-Ann ombre champagne silk pleated-swirls hourglass cocktaill suit (detail) | USA, 1950's | This stunning ensemble is fashioned in a rich fully-lined champagne ombre silk. The fabric itself is a masterpiece; vertical woven silk that seems to have an almost metallic feel and texture but without being stiff or heavy | The jacket has a breathtaking pleated-swirl design. Hourglass, nipped-waist silhouette and lean, long sleeves. A matching wiggle cocktail skirt finishes off this ensemble

Dress inspiration

Dress inspiration

Undershirt, silk, late 19th century, Turkish.

Undershirt, silk, late 19th century, Turkish.

Embroidered Silk Suzani Robe Bukhara. Uzbekistan.

Embroidered Silk Suzani Robe Bukhara. Uzbekistan.

20th century Chinese minority (Miao-Gejia peoples) cotton, silk

20th century Chinese minority (Miao-Gejia peoples) cotton, silk