Saturday, February 20, 2010

Saturday Beauty: Balenciaga

The famed cantilever cut of Cristobal Balenciaga in silk gazar with dye to match feathers for cocktails, ca. 1959.

Metropolitan Museum of Art, Costume Institute
Cristobal Balenciaga (French, born Spain, 1895–1972)
Gift of Louise Rorimer Dushkin


Karena said...

Gorgeous gown by Balenciaga. I really love Beyonces below. Do you know the designer on her wedding dress?

Pamela Terry and Edward said...

So feminine.
So fifties.