SILVER SATIN EVENING GOWN, 1930s Silver-pale lavender silk charmeuse bias-cut sleeveless gown, cowl neckline, open back, jeweled Deco elements on shoulder straps & at CB, floating trained back panel, labeled "NRA Code, Made Under Dress Code Authority PHB038577", B 34"-36", H 35"-38", L62"-72", (belt missing, 3 tiny tears on front, stains & grime at hem) fair. Augusta Auctions. April 9, 2014 - NYC New York City
1930s Chinese made for export, hand sewn, silk damask, deep squared U neckline, bodice top of fine net w/ hand sewn floral lace appliques in shell pink & ivory, label "Made in China" and 1 bias cut silk charmeuse, deep band ecru cotton Val lace bodice & hem trim negligees.
Rita Ora graced the red carpet in a red silk charmeuse Donna Karan gown with a thigh high slit that reminded us of Marilyn Monroe. The gown looked like it was being held together with a one simple stitch. This is one of our best dresses for the 2014 VMAs. http://famehorsewire.com/red-carpet/2014-vmas-red-carpet-wore-best-picks/759/