An Elsa Schiaparelli couture deep fuchsia velvet evening coat, late 1930s, bearing printed petersham Paris label and numbered 91184, the front bodice with curved multi-darted seams which sweep down to form a curve at the narrow rear waist, with dramatic fan-shaped pleats forming leg o' mutton sleeves, four large celluloid disc buttons inset with glitter and beads, high stand angular collar, silk lining, chest approx 86cm, 34in

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Elsa Schiaparelli an iconic Italian Designer, "Never fit a dress to the body but train the body to fit the dress."

A surreal giant fly brooch designed by Elsa Schiaparelli in collaboration with Salvador Dali

Elsa Schiaparelli - my favourite surrealist fashion the golden hair sleeve on this 1937 embroidered piece.

Tous les matins du monde sont sans retour

Elsa Schiaparelli 'Cocteau' Jacket - Fall 1937 - Embroidered by the House of Lesage

Blouse.  Elsa Schiaparelli  (Italian, 1890–1973).  Date: ca. 1937. Culture: French. Medium: rayon. Dimensions: Length at CB: 21 1/2 in. (54.6 cm).

Elsa Schiaparelli 1938 The Circus Collection. detail - Schiaparelli is definitely one of my favorite designers of the past

uncanny - I haven't seen this before but used this idea for a dress I made for a Surrealism exhibition preview party...

Schiaparelli Bra // Surrealist late to early Schiaparelli-esque black lace over nude mesh bra with black silk satin "hands" on cups. Black silk straps, narrow elastic with single metal hook in back hooks into metal grommets on other side.

Schiaparelli colloborated with Andre Cocteau for this stunning and romantic coat.

Elsa Schiaparelli brought avant-garde fashion to the masses through her collaboration with surrealist artists. Schiaparelli gave us her trademark color “shocking pink,” culottes, tromp l'œil sweaters, and the first use of decorative zippers.

Elsa Schiaparelli The Pagan Collection, 1938 | ##vintage

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Elsa Schiaparelli and Dalí's: Lobster Dress - studio t blog

Elsa Schiaparelli and Dalí's: Lobster Dress

Schiaparelli’s 1937 “Lobster Dress” was the result of a collaboration with famed surrealist Salvador Dali. The lobster painted on the dress by Dali himself was inspired by his 1936 “Lobster Telephone”.