Elsa Schiaparelli


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Noun1.Elsa Schiaparelli - fashion designer born in Italy who was noted for her use of synthetic materials and brilliant colors (1896-1973)Elsa Schiaparelli - fashion designer born in Italy who was noted for her use of synthetic materials and brilliant colors (1896-1973)
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The designer started his career working with the likes of Pierre Balmain and Christian Dior after the second world war before getting employed by the surreal Elsa Schiaparelli.
Hubert de Givenchy had started working with Italian fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli before starting his own label.
For a time she collaborated with the fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli, and many of her 'things' would not be out of place in the windows of a Lugano boutique.
Surrealism saw itself reflected in the styles of Elsa Schiaparelli and Charles James, so that Dali's sketches and Freud's dream analyses might emerge on the bosom of an evening jacket.
This season Elsa Schiaparelli creative director Bertrand Guyon is dressing Parisian sophisticates with fairy-tale allure.
Italian fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli is credited with 'inventing' which colour?
The beginning of the period looks different from the end of the period, but it's nuanced by the lengths of the hems or the width of the brims of the hats," says Mahshie, who examined the work of designers Elsa Schiaparelli and Madeleine Vionnet.
She and her great rival Elsa Schiaparelli led the Paris coterie of designers who dictated style with their big, bold statement pieces with fake gemstones and abstract shapes.
13 NOVEMBER Elsa Schiaparelli, the Italian fashion designer, died aged 77.
BORN Elsa Schiaparelli (1890-1973) was one of the most successful dress designers of the 20th century.
ITALIANBORN Elsa Schiaparelli (1890-1973) was one of the most successful dress designers of the 20th century.
The golden age of Elsa Schiaparelli -- the '30s and '40s -- were revisited in the second outing for the age-old house, which re-launched last year to mixed reviews.