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1912 afternoon gown
(under construction, please come back soon)

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Colour inspiration:
fashion print from the 'Delineator', August 1911

inspiration for the layered look, a dress fitting captured by the photographer Edward Steichen in 1911


1912 dress by Worth
with Greek key pattern
1911fashion print
       
lace overdress, 1910-15
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
finely pleated dresses by Fortuny, from 1909
green:
inspiration for sleeve design and use of lace
blue:
another place for large fabric-covered buckle
three-layered skirt
   

 

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last updated 22 October, 2012