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Dress of Queen Alexandra, 1910’s

From Hampton Court Palace

R.I.P Tom Tierney - 1928-2014

Costume design by Travilla for Marilyn Monroe in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

From Julien’s Auctions via Vogue Paris

Evening dress designed by Norman Hartnell for Queen Elizabeth II, worn during the state tour of Canada and the United States, October 1957

From the Royal Collection

Costume designs by Cecil Beaton for My Fair Lady (1964)

From Kerry Taylor Auctions

Charles James evening coat (detail), 1947

From the Metropolitan Museum of Art Pinterest

"Petal" by Charles James, 1951

From the Metropolitan Museum of Art Pinterest

Charles James ball gown, 1954

From the Metropolitan Museum of Art Pinterest

Charles James dinner suit, 1956

From the Metropolitan Museum of Art Pinterest

"Infanta" by Charles James, 1952

From the Chicago History Museum Flickr