Elsa Schaparelli – Retro Couture

This Miss Royalty challenge was to style an Elsa Schiaparelli Retro Couture look. This gown from 1939 is one of her most famous and features a lobster design created in collaboration with Salvador Dali. It was included by Wallace Simpson in her trousseau and was featured in photos of her by Cecil Beaton. It is currently on display at the Philadelphia Museum of Modern Art. Brianna discovered a gown based on the design by Cartunno Couture on marketplace and used the Cecil Beaton photos as inspiration for these styling pictures.

Miss Royalty Retro Couture BodyMiss Royalty Retro Couture Head

Styling Details:
Gown: [CC] 302 Dali’s Folie Gown
Hair: Vanity Hair Pixivor – Light Reds
Jewelry: *Gatsby’s* The Kasia Necklace ‘Black&Red, Chop Zuey Circle of Fifths Gld Mens Bracelet*
Makeup: *MC*”Falsies” Eyelash; ::SG:: SlackGirl – Gift-FW15 08*
Hands: Slink Avatar Enhancement Elegant
Shoes: [Gos]Boutique Charlotte Mary Jane Pumps – White

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