Charles James

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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 Met

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

This dress has pockets! "Charles James dress ca. 1950 via The Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art" Charles James, Moda Vintage, Vintage Mode, 1950s Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Vintage Dresses, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Clothing, 1950s Dresses

Charles James | Dress | American | The Met

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

Charles James produced some of the most memorable garments ever made. Charles James, Evening Skirts, Ball Gowns Evening, Edwardian Fashion, 1940s Fashion, 1920s Dress, Flapper Dresses, Costume Collection, Vintage Fashion Photography

Charles James | Evening skirt | American | The Met

Charles James produced some of the most memorable garments ever made. He began his design career in the 1930s. It peaked between the late 1940s and mid- 1950s, when his scarce and highly original gowns were sought after by society's most prominent women

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, Moda Vintage, Vintage Love, Vintage Photos, Vintage Glam, Vintage Bridal, People Reading, Woman Reading, Book People

Days Gone By

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 =))

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, Fashion Designer, Costume Institute

Charles James: Beyond Fashion

“Charles James: Beyond Fashion” First Floor Gallery View #CharlesJames

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, Jackie Kennedy, 1940s Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Edwardian Fashion, Vintage Dresses, Vintage Outfits, 1920s Dress, Flapper Dresses

Cocktail dress 1950

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