Oh so beautiful ... Silk blossoms and roses,
and four layers of white and yellow chiffon, organza and taffeta.
A Mid 1950's Ball Gown by Madame Grès
1 Rue de la Paix, Paris
This is the one I would like! ... Isn't she beautiful!
Kerry Taylor - Auctioneer extraordinaire
who is an expert in sourcing
the most exquisite gowns and textiles
is having an Auction in London ..... and I so want to be there.
I just don't understand how she can pass these gowns on,
I would want to keep them all ... and of course... share them with my family and friends.
The Auction - London on the 4th December 2012
Passion for Fashion & Fine Textiles
Who would like to go?
|Madame Grès - Such beautiful details, a boned strapless bodice - Images from Kerry Taylor Auctions|
There are so many beautiful textiles going under the hammer as well,
embroidery, crewel work and tapestries.
|Victor Edelstein absolutely fabulous evening pink taffeta cape!|
|Balenciaga, Paris 1950's bolero jacket over a silver/grey couture ball gown.|
and .... A very beautiful Balenciaga 1940's beaded Spanish jacket with jet beaded tassels.
Now, to end this lovely dream of mine,
I would like to add this amazing 1940's Balenciaga jet beaded tassel jacket to my
2012 Christmas 'Wish list' (can someone please tell Andrew)
Something to wear to work next year.
Wishing you all the most wonderful Creative day,
Inspiration for your Soul
(Feels good doesn't it?)
All images from Kerry Taylor Auctions, London