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Avedon + Charles James = Ultra Glamour

Dovima with elephants, evening dress of black velvet with great long streamer of white satin by Yves Saint Laurent for Dior, photo by Avedon at Cirque d'Hiver, Paris, August 1955

Evening Dress Charles James, American ca. 1936 silk, metal

I was born in the wrong era: this is my perfect evening dress~Charles James Dress - 1936 - by Charles James (American, born Great Britain, - Silk, metal - The Metropolitan Museum of Art~

Charles James - Bustle or Swan ballgown

Swan Gown Charles James Swans have figured prominently in Western literature, music, and ballet, and they have also been represented in fashion in myriad ways. Charles James’s Swan dress (considered by some fashion historians to be his.