Madame Grès (Alix Barton) (French, 1903–1993). Evening Dress(detail), 1987, Haute Couture. Machine–sewn white silk organza, hand–stitched and –applied pleats of white silk jersey, hand–stitched bindings at neck and arms. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope. #ManusxMachina #CostumeInstitute

1987 Madame Grès (Alix Barton) Haute Couture white silk organza evening dress of hand–stitched white silk jersey applied pleats and hand-stitched neck and arm bindings. Photo of detail.

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Wild Salt Spirit: Plaited chiffon or tulle - it appears too soft to be organza ~ Noir Kei Ninomiya…