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Green day dress consisting of a jacket and skirt, ‘New Look’ from ‘Corolle et en Huit’, made from silk twill foulard, designed by Christian Dior, France, 1947. See more in Europeana Fashion: http://bit.ly/1wfiSdS

Collection Victoria and Albert Museum, London. CC-BY-NC. #eurfashionhighlights



Buckle shoes in silk brocade, 1720-1740. See more in Europeana Fashion: http://bit.ly/1yacEMy

Collection Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation. All rights reserved. #eurfashionhighlights

Craig Green, autumn-winter 2013-2014. This collection is characteristic of Green’s style, combining simple lines with sculptural wooden masks made out of garden fences. See more in Europeana Fashion: http://bit.ly/1rmWQAG

Collection Centraal Museum, Utrecht. All rights reserved. #eurfashionhighlights

Robe à la française with Watteau pleats and Flemish lace, 1765/1775. See more in Europeana Fashion: http://bit.ly/ZCpze9

Collection Centraal Museum. All rights reserved. #eurfashionhighlights

Pumps in satin with feather appliqué by Roger Vivier for Dior, 1954. See more in Europeana Fashion: http://bit.ly/1t2M5sw

Collection Les Arts Décoratifs, Paris. All rights reserved. #eurfashionhighlights

Kimono in hand-painted silk satin, Kenzo, Fall-Winter 1996. See more in Europeana Fashion. Collection MUDE - Museo do Design e da Moda. Photo: Pedro Ferreira. All rights reserved. #eurfashionhighlights

Mantua and petticoat of French silk, brocaded with silver-gilt threads, made in England, 1755-60 of French silk, 1753-55. Collection Victoria and Albert Museum, London. CC-BY-SA. #eurfashionhighlights

Dress (back) with embroidery and painting, 1907. Collection Nordiska Museet. CC-BY-NC-ND. #eurfashionhighlights

Viktor & Rolf, dress “Flowerbomb: Michelle”, 2005. Collection Centraal Museum, Utrecht. All rights reserved. #eurfashionhighlights

Thierry Mugler, 1980. Collection Les Arts Décoratifs, Paris. Al rights reserved. #eurfashionhighlights

Emilio Pucci with Ivy Nicholson in 1955. Ivy Nicholson later became one of the stars of Andy Warhol’s The Factory. Collection Pucci Archive. All rights reserved. #eurfashionhighlights

Christian Dior, spring-summer 1954. Collection Museu do Design e da Moda. Photo: Pedro Ferreira. All rights reserved. #eurfashionhighlights

T.15 to B-1944 Boy’s suit, dress, trousers and collar of grey-brown hair-striped cotton trimed with brown braid, made in England, ca. 1835

Boy’s suit comprising a dress, trousers and collar of pale grey-brown hair-striped cotton trimmed with brown braid in a hussar style. The trousers have a white cotton bodice, and there are additional sleeves attached to the collar. 

From the donor’s letter on the file: “…worn by the Revd. J H Wilkinson, born 1828…. It was given to me by his daughter, who tells me that even the ribbon on the tippet has not been renewed.”

http://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O1123328/boys-suit-unknown/

Image reference: 2008BT9656

Image credit: ©Victoria and Albert Museum, London