Paul Poiret - coat c.1909. Black silk satin; kimono sleeve; rectangular flat form like kimono; crochet and bobbin lace; black lace lapel with tassel; yellow silk "habutae" lining. http://www.kci.or.jp/

Paul Poiret - coat c.1909. Black silk satin; kimono sleeve; rectangular flat form like kimono; crochet and bobbin lace; black lace lapel with tassel; yellow silk "habutae" lining. http://www.kci.or.jp/

A rare Paul Poiret navy wool day dress 'Persique', Autumn-Winter, 1925, labelled 'Paul Poiret à Paris'. @designerwallace

A rare Paul Poiret navy wool day dress 'Persique', Autumn-Winter, 1925, labelled 'Paul Poiret à Paris'. @designerwallace

Poiret - Mantle c.1913. Wool, lined with silk chiffon, hand-sewn. This mantle is made of bright yellow wool and lined with black chiffon. http://collections.vam.ac.uk/

Poiret - Mantle c.1913. Wool, lined with silk chiffon, hand-sewn. This mantle is made of bright yellow wool and lined with black chiffon. http://collections.vam.ac.uk/

Coat, Paul Poiret, 1911; textile design by Raoul Dufy. Ivory and navy block-printed velvet with brown fur trim and gold metallic mesh-covered silk closures.

Coat, Paul Poiret, 1911; textile design by Raoul Dufy. Ivory and navy block-printed velvet with brown fur trim and gold metallic mesh-covered silk closures.

Snood  Date: ca. 1943 Culture: American Medium: wool, cotton Dimensions: 10 x 10 1/2 in. (25.4 x 26.7 cm)

Snood Date: ca. 1943 Culture: American Medium: wool, cotton Dimensions: 10 x 10 1/2 in. (25.4 x 26.7 cm)

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