Saturday, October 16, 2010

Weekend Eye Candy - Christian Dior, 1997


John Galliano for Christian Dior Haute Couture, Autumn 1997 two piece suit of gray wool tweed. The jacket peplum is padded and references the jackets of Dior's New Look of 1947. Worn with a choker made of 35 rings of silver. From the collection of the Kyoto Costume Institute.

4 comments:

puddin said...

Absolutly stunning!! Wonder what shoes would be best? Not for me however, because of hip design.

KellyT said...

Beautiful! I love the clean architectural lines. It is very drapey, do you know what the fabric is?

Couture Allure Vintage Fashion said...

Kelly, it's a wool tweed.

Anonymous said...

I love this suit and the choker.

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