-- Vivienne Westwood Corset. Sacred. THE single most importance piece of clothing I ever saw which changed the way I look at fashion forever. Opened my eyes to couture, feminine power, fashion history, tailoring and starting from scratch with an idea to make something from nothing.
Vivienne Westwood (British, born 1941). I groaned, 1976. British. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Richard Martin Bequest and Friends of The Costume Institute Gifts, 2006 (2006.253.6) #punkfashion