Giorgio Armani Fall 2016
© Mert & Marcus
Vogue US May 2007
© Steven Meisel
In another homage to Oriental dress, Poiret translated the lampshade skirt as a wired tunic over a skirt or harem pants. Thakoon dove-gray pin-tuck dress and tulle T-shirt. Lorraine Schwartz belt. Fred Leighton earrings and rings.
Band of Beauties
Nineteen-twenties society free spirit Nancy Cunard was one of the flamboyant women who adored Poiret’s designs. Armani Privé spaghetti strap flapper dress with crystal embroidery, and necklace. Hari Gems ring. Stephen Russell snake bracelet.
A former model—and former wife of Roxy Music’s Bryan Ferry—Lucy Birley is now a photographer and married to society club entrepreneur Robin Birley – Birley wears Armani Privé waistcoat and skirt; Meadham Kirchhoff & Lilien Czech earrings; Cornelia James gloves; her own shirt and hat
Photo Tim Walker