Tuesday, 6 May 2014

All That Glitters: Metallic's, beads and sparkles!

Costume designed by Adrian for Eve Arden in Ziegfeld Girl (1941). from Adored Vintage

1950's cocktail dress From the Met from Adored Vintage

1920's silk draped dress Image courtesy of Pinterest

Charles James 1930's evening gown image courtesy of The Met

Who doesn't love a touch a sparkle and shimmer?
Metallic fabrics, shimmering beads and bright crystals have been used in fashion since people started using fashion to indicate wealth and status.
Gold, silver and bronzes all ooze and instant elegance and richness which fashion designers have utilised to their full potential.
There's something about these colours that instantly make you feel more grown up and a little bit special!
Dirty Fabulous always carries a range of beautiful gowns and dresses in these shades and you know we're like Magpies that if we see a bit of sparkle we'll nab it for our boutique!
So come in and see our shimmering lovellies, make your appointment now! 

Dirty Fabulous 1960's gold beaded column evening gown size 10 €350

Dirty Fabulous 1950's gold silk and beaded cocktail dress size 8-10 €360

Dirty Fabulous Flapper style bronze beaded dress size 14-16 €450

Dirty Fabulous 1960's ivory shauntung silk beaded cocktail dress size 12 €360

Dirty Fabulous 1950's fully beaded silk bridal prom dress with matching bolero size 8 €1200

Dirty Fabulous 1950's metallic gold prom dress size 8 €310

 Dirty Fabulous 1950's silver satin, bustle back prom dress size 6 €520

 Dirty Fabulous 1950's gold brocade column gown with crystal beaded top size 8 €740 

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