Madame Grès – Sculptural Fashion is the latest exhibtion of pioneering Parisian couturier Madame Grès (1903-1993) who dresses the Duchess of Windsor, Marlene Dietrich and Greta Garbo. She was well known for her timeless, always feminine and sculptural designs. And she had a quite different technique of designing clothes: she created seamless garments by draping and pleating fabric directly onto her models. She didn’t even use scissors and needles (luckily for her mannequins…)! She
Madame Grès – Sculptural Fashion opens up September 12 until February 2013 in Antwerp’s fashion museum MOMU. Find more info in here www.momu.be.