"Dinner Ensemble" - Designer: Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, 1890–1973), Fall 1936 Culture: French. Medium: Synthetics.
Elsa Schiaparelli jacket, 1938. Gift from Geoffrey Beene to The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Elsa Schiaparelli Design
Elsa Schiaparelli en Elsa Schiaparelli, Automne 1931 (Man Ray)
<b>She used pink so hot it was "shocking" AND made dresses with Salvador Dali.</b> Need I say more?
Elsa Schiaparelli, Compact, 1935.
Schiaparelli uses new material at the time creating transparent and translucent outfits such as this tulle trench coat
Her gowns were quirky pieces of art.
* Blouse Wool, ceramic 1936–38 Elsa Schiaparelli
* Coat 1930's - Schiaparelli