Look what I've found!

By beatrice behlen on 31 Jan 2011

While rummaging around for objects (okay, while I was carefully perusing the hanging bays) for a project I am working on at the moment , I came upon this Schiaparelli-esque jacket: I love the fabric, an eau de nil damask with a pattern of golden-yellowy flies and particularly how they were made to charge towards each other around some of the seams. Here is a close-up of one of the buttons (the top front button has come off, but thankfully we still have it): The jacket was donated in 1977 together with three evening dresses, which I will check out […]