Robe à taille haute en velours de soie rouge avec traîne, manches larges resserrées sur l’avant-bras avec engageantes en velours rouge à motifs rasés. Application de motifs en latex or et noir sur le corsage et les épaules. Col bijou en latex doré. Jupon en faille fushia.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
House of Dior
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No ocean theme is complete without a contribution from my beloved Lucile
VAM: Two-piece evening dress, bodice and skirt, blue silk chiffon, lavishly trimmed with cream lace, pink silk ribbon rosebuds, metallic embroidery, and self-fabric ruffles and frills. Mounted on boned cream silk bodice lining and satin skirt lining
” … The little mermaid lifted her glorified eyes towards the sun, and felt them, for the first time, filling with tears. On the ship, in which she had left the prince, there were life and noise; she saw him and his beautiful bride searching for her; sorrowfully they gazed at the pearly foam, as if they knew she had thrown herself into the waves. Unseen she kissed the forehead of her bride, and fanned the prince, and then mounted with the other children of the air to a rosy cloud that floated through the aether… . “ The Little Mermaid, Hans Christian Anderson Natalia Vodianova in Alexander McQueen