Madeleine Vionnet Evening dress | 1938 | Met Museum


Irene Castle in Madeleine Vionnet, c. 1922

ornamentedbeing:

I can see Aphrodite rising from the ocean and wearing this dress by Madeleine Vionnet.
Evening gown property of CI
Can you imagine the beautiful movement you would get when you walk in this dress or dance? Oh my.
“Like a flower bending in the breeze, bend with me, sway with ease. When we dance you have a way with me, stay with me, sway with me”

ornamentedbeing:

I can see Aphrodite rising from the ocean and wearing this dress by Madeleine Vionnet.

Evening gown property of CI

Can you imagine the beautiful movement you would get when you walk in this dress or dance? Oh my.

Like a flower bending in the breeze, bend with me, sway with ease. When we dance you have a way with me, stay with me, sway with me”