Comfortable Elegance — A 5-Minute Guide to the Tea Gown
After a hard day at the mercy of a corset, 19th-century well-to-do ladies found welcome relief in the tea gown. Worn for an informal afternoon entertaining friends, or dinner at home with family, the tea gown
Paul Poiret's "Thousand and Second Night" Party - The Salonniere
Paul Poiret's “Thousand and Second Night Party” held in Paris on June 24, 1911 is known as one of the most famous parties in history. The Persian-themed costume ball party was also a PR coup for the French couturier and party host.