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French sequined tulle evening dress | Vintage Textile | c.1923
Jean Patou evening dress | a French museum.. (can’t discover which) | 1926
And two especially spectacular dresses to finish off the 1920s posts for right now. Why don’t I do this era more often? Y’all need to remind me! :3
Joan Crawford in 1927. Glorious.
Madeleine Vionnet dress | Kerry Taylor Auctions | 1927
Doing ombré before it was cool. (As a side note, many of the current trends we’ve seen come from the 20s. It’s the same story for high-low dresses!)
I've been sewing like mad lately, and I finished the smokkr a few days ago! I'm waiting on the delivery of my brooches (which should be TOMORROW) to sew down the back straps; that way I can be sure they'll be the correct length. But besides that, it's wearable! Seams finished, hem…
IT’S FINALLY DONE! By the way, if any of you have blogs I’d love to hear from you there!
Evening dress with fishtail train | Vintage Textile | c. 1925
Oh, how I wish there was a higher resolution image of this gorgeous gown.
Silk and maribou dressing gown | 1stDibs auctions (I believe) | 1920s
Can you imagine?