Jan Taylor, Australia's representative at the Miss International beauty pageant in California, 1964, wore this dress as her 'national costume'. It was designed by Beryl Jents, a leading Sydney designer of the 1940s-60s, to promote Australia and Australian fashion to overseas audiences. The dress is embroidered with state floral emblems and wildflowers, including wattle. (Source: National Museum of Australia).
1860s carriage jacket | 1857-1860 ... Mantle ... silk ... American ... at The Metropolitan ...
Evening dress | Yves Saint Laurent, Paris (French, founded 1961) | Designer: Yves Saint Laurent (French (born Algeria) Oran 1936–2008 Paris) | Date: spring/summer 1988 | Culture: French
MARAIS DRESS 【INDIKON】
1960's Wool Cocktail Dress by Irene
Evening Dress, Madame Grès (Alix Barton) (French, Paris 1903–1993 Var region): 1960-1969, French, silk.