Purple velvet coat, 1895-1900. Medieval-style collar. Entirely covered with dramatic sprays of an English wildflower called Sweet Cicely that are hand-embroidered in yellow and green silk, with petals of white felt.
Dressing gown, Italian (?), ca. 1900–10. Sky blue padded silk trimmed with midnight blue velvet and embroidered with silk and chenille. Lined in light blue silk satin. Costume Gallery of the Pitti Palace via Europeana Fashion
1952 Jean Patchett wearing a suit and cape by Klein & Klein Sportswear