(left) Anna Wintour wearing the Lobster Dress designed by Prada for the Met Gala - comparing collections of Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations. (right) Lobster Dress, Schiaparelli in design collaboration with Salvator Dalí, 1937
The man responsible for much of the heartbreakingly exquisite beauty of haute couture has died. Francois Lesage was head of Maison Lesage, the legendary embroidery salon in Paris where rare magic happens.
First attempt with the tambouring hook - sometimes you do not have to start with a little flower or something stupid like that, go for it, and see where it leads you!