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This dressing gown epitomizes Charles James' out of this world draping skills, made completely out of 6.5" ribbons

This dressing gown epitomizes Charles James' out of this world draping skills, made completely out of 6.5" ribbons

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Charles James produced some of the most memorable garments ever made. He began his design career in the It peaked between the late and mid- when his scarce and highly original gowns were sought after by society's most prominent women

Coat | Charles James (1906-1978) | United States, 1952 | The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Coat | Charles James (1906-1978) | United States, 1952 | The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Dress, early 1930s. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Costume Institute Benefit Fund, Friends of The Costume Institute Gifts, and Acquisitions Fund, 2013 (2013.307) #CharlesJames

Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Dress, early 1930s. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Costume Institute Benefit Fund, Friends of The Costume Institute Gifts, and Acquisitions Fund, 2013 (2013.307) #CharlesJames

Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Muslin (detail), 1946. Machine– and hand–sewn white cotton muslin, hand–marked grain and seam lines in red, blue, and lead pencil. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope. #ManusxMachina #CostumeInstitute

Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Muslin (detail), 1946. Machine– and hand–sewn white cotton muslin, hand–marked grain and seam lines in red, blue, and lead pencil. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope. #ManusxMachina #CostumeInstitute

1950s coat / Hudson Bay wool coat / 50s wool coat

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Tina Leser (American, 1910–1986). Beach cover-up, late 1940s. American. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. John Saril, 1988 (1988.402.1a, b)

Tina Leser (American, 1910–1986). Beach cover-up, late 1940s. American. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. John Saril, 1988 (1988.402.1a, b)

Carolyn Schnurer (American, 1908–1998). Beachwear, 1952. Manufacturer: Textile by Hollander. American. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Carolyn Schnurer, 1952 (2009.300.161a, b)

Carolyn Schnurer (American, 1908–1998). Beachwear, 1952. Manufacturer: Textile by Hollander. American. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Carolyn Schnurer, 1952 (2009.300.161a, b)

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