Charles James

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 "American High Style: Fashioning a National Collection," May Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Costume Institute. "Charles James: Beyond Fashion," May 2014 Charles James, Vintage Gowns, Mode Vintage, Vintage Outfits, Dresses Elegant, Pretty Dresses, 1940s Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Edwardian Fashion

Charles James | Ribbon | American | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Brooklyn Museum. "American High Style: Fashioning a National Collection," May 7, 2010–August 1, 2010.The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Costume Institute. "Charles James: Beyond Fashion," May 8, 2014–August 10, 2014

Evening dress Charles James 1952 Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Charles James, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Gowns, Vintage Clothing, Moda Vintage, Vintage Mode, 1950s Style, 1950s Fashion, Vintage Fashion

Charles James | Evening dress | American | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Designer: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Date: 1952. Culture: American. Medium: silk. Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Colle...

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Charles James | Dress | American | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

~Burgundy silk party dress, made in 1950 by designer Charles James.

Evening Dress ~ 1952 ~ Charles James (American, born Great Britain, ~ American ~ silk ~ Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art ~ The skirt of this dress is an especially exuberant rendering of James’s spiral draping. Vintage Outfits, Vintage Gowns, Vintage Mode, Charles James, 1950s Style, Antique Clothing, Historical Clothing, 1950s Fashion, Vintage Fashion

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Charles James brown silk evening dress, 1952

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Charles James | Evening skirt | American | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Charles James theatrical corset, Collection of MFIT. My favourite type of corset. Corset Vintage, Lingerie Vintage, Vintage Dresses, Vintage Outfits, Pink Lingerie, Charles James, 1950s Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Edwardian Fashion

Charles James theatrical corset, 1950-1959. Collection of MFIT.

Just off runway, a model in Charles James ballgown looks over music (Bach) to be performed at Fashion Guild Award show, photo by Eliot Elisofon, October 1950 Charles James, Bill Cunningham, People Reading, Woman Reading, Book People, Vintage Gowns, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Fashion, Edwardian Fashion

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Evening dress designed by Charles James (1906-1978). He was well known as a Prom/Ball dress designer. About the dress: long and spectacular gowns, cage skirt inside. In this time with a dress like this it seem like he didn't really care about the New look lol. -photo taken by Eliot Elisofo - I pinned this pic because it bring me back to 1900s my favorite decade =))

Burgundy silk dress, Charles James (back view) Many of his pieces are conceived asymmetrically and possess a sense of movement and vitality that is a signature characteristic of his work. Charles James, 1940s Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Edwardian Fashion, Jackie Kennedy, Vintage Dresses, Vintage Outfits, 1920s Dress, Flapper Dresses
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© 2000–2012 The Metropolitan Museum of Art. All rights reserved. Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Arturo and Paul Peralta-Ramos, 1954.

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Charles James | Evening dress | American | The Met

The inaugural exhibition of the newly renovated Costume Institute examines the career of the legendary twentieth-century Anglo-American couturier Charles James Charles James, 1940s Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Edwardian Fashion, Vintage Dresses, Vintage Outfits, House Of Worth, Costume Institute, Vintage Couture

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1956 silk and rayon "Petal" evening stole, by Charles James, American, via The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Charles James, Mode Vintage, Vintage Love, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Style, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Antique Clothing, 1940s Fashion

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Charles James | Evening dress | American | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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