Ephemeral Elegance

Costume and Fashion History

Afternoon Dress, ca. 1868-70

via The Met

Tassel Trimmed Dress, ca. 1856-58

via MFA

T-Bar Leather Evening Sandals, ca. 1925-35
Palter DeLiso for David Jones Limited
via Powerhouse Museum

T-Bar Leather Evening Sandals, ca. 1925-35

Palter DeLiso for David Jones Limited

via Powerhouse Museum

Sequined and Beaded Peplum Dress, ca. 1915

Douillet

via Bunka Museum

Sequined Evening Gown, ca. 1965
Norman Norell
via FIT

Sequined Evening Gown, ca. 1965

Norman Norell

via FIT