Stunning embroidery on leather by L'Atelier du Renard tambour through leather
Traditional costume of Russian aristocrats - detail
The Flowers of the Fields of France
Lavish gold and white beadwork encrusts this ivory evening dress worn by Queen Elizabeth II on a state visit to Paris in The dazzling, jewel-like details of the embroidered design include miniature bees, grasses, wheat and wild flowers.
Details of previous pin of Christian Dior "Bosphore" Short Evening Dress (Autumn/Winter 1956 Paris) Silk velvet, embroidered by Rébé with pearls, gold thread and cabolochons