This fuchsia evening dress was the primary garment by Balenciaga to enter the V&A’s assortment. Image by Frances Spiegel with permission from the V&A Museum. All rights reserved. Sorry to say that I haven’t got any style ideas…but I certainly discovered lots from yours! Thanks for sharing! Director Alfred Hitchcock told costume designer Edith Head that France (where they filmed) invented type and it was Head’s job to create a classy, rich young lady. Her tailor-made sundresses, capri pants, and massive sun shades had been the hot look of the day. Kelly could pull off wanting subtle in sportswear and informal in a black and white capri pants outfit worn with an over-skirt and huge brimmed hat.
Hi, HJ – what debate? Are you talking in regards to the enterprise with the well being corsets? Or the distinction between the looser, peasant types and the stiff, pigeon look? A few of the new looks that were introduced failed, however popped up again in later years. As an example the bob haircut was an Edwardian flop, however became all the craze within the 1920’s. Different boots wear out. It is a fact of life that you realize deep down: regardless of how a lot you like these new boots, regardless of how sturdy and well-made they are, in two or three years’ time, you’re going to have to interchange them. The leather will split, the sole will crack, and the lining on the inside will seep out through the rotting seams … Read More