Silk velvet day dress, of interest for it displays the influence of regional costume. After the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution, Russian émigrés fled to Paris and found work embroidering their traditional designs for fashion houses
Chanel Coat and Dress Ensemble Green overstitched cotton coat lined in printed silk muslin, edged w/ scalloped silk muslin appliqués, Sleeves lined in green silk serge. Scalloped edgde dress in black, yellow and red printed silk muslin.
Millay Lamé cape vintage cape silk lamé by DearGolden Rare and glorious vintage dark navy blue silk and gold lamé cape with plushy silk velvet lining in deep mustard yellow. Very wide collar and large round clasp at the center.
Italy - Short sleeveless dress by Sartoria Ventura, Rome (?) - Black silk satin and embroidered with glass straws in different colours. The embroideries resembles plants falling into the water, looking like fireworks.
Lucien Lelong (France, 1889 - Woman's Coat Dress and Slip, circa 1926 Costume/clothing principle attire/entire body; Costume/clothing underwear/entire body, Silk faille and silk velvet with silk velvet and lamé appliqué, Gift of Mrs.