Ensemble Geoffrey Beene (American) ca. 1978 wool, silk, leather

Ensemble Geoffrey Beene (American) ca. 1978 wool, silk, leather Note the use of, and length of the yoke to keep bulk away from the waist yet remain relatively unobtrusive.

Girl's Dress

This lovely little dress is from 1890 and is made of cotton. Just look at the amazing detail on the sleeves and the combination of the fabrics! So beautiful Image from the

Geoffrey Beene spring/summer 1988 Culture: American Medium: (a) cotton, plastic, silk, metallic; (b) synthetic; (c) cotton, synthetic: (d, e) synthetic

Ensemble Designer: Geoffrey Beene (American, Haynesville, Louisiana New York) Date: spring/summer 1988

Dress Geoffrey Beene (American) ca. 1970s silk, metallic

Dress, Geoffrey Beene, American, silk and metallic via Metropolitan Museum of Art

Mourning Dress 1823-1825 The Victoria & Albert Museum

Regency Inspiration /Mourning evening dress, Scotland, the Victoria & Albert Museum This black velvet evening dress was worn Jane Johnstone niece of William Jardine founder of Hong Kong merchants Jardine, Matheson & Co. Old Rags

Evening wrap Design House: Callot Soeurs  Date: 1914 Culture: French Medium: silk Accession Number: C.I.57.22.11

Evening wrap Callot Soeurs (French, active Date: 1914 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (stole ties to tip): 60 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Estate of Valerie Dreyfus, 1957 Accession Number:

Appliqued Tulle Evening Dress, spring 1931 // Madeleine Vionnet

Madeleine VIONNET evening dress, april 1931 - Love the ethereal quality and the detailing in the tulle and beading