Is there anything more enjoyable than looking at stunning clothes by great designers from the past? I don’t think so. So enjoy this panoply of gowns, suits, hats, shoes and day dresses from some of the great European and American innovators in fashion. I hope it spurs you to go to the Brooklyn Museum to feast on the full banquet yourself. (Read more about the museum show in Traveling Around).
Stunning Designs from the Past at Brooklyn Museum
by Eleanor Foa Dienstag
Tags: Brooklyn Museum, Charles Frederick Worth, Charles James, Edith Constable, Eleanor Foa Dienstag, Elizabeth Hawes, Elsa Schiaparelli, Emile Carolus-Duran, Emily Warren Roebling, Geoffrey Beane, Gone with the Wind, James Galanos, Jean-Phillippe Worth, Jeanne Paquin, John Cavanagh, John Hat, Madame Eta Hentz, Marguery Bolhagen, Micol Fontana, Paul Poiret, Sally Victor, Simonetta et Fabiani