I could spend hours on the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s website, looking at all of the images of objects in the Costume Institute.  Check out this gorgeous Chanel suit from 1938.


Chanel Suit from Metropolitan Museum of Art

Suit, 1938

House of Chanel (French, founded 1913), Design House; Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel (French, 1883–1971), Designer
French; Made Paris, France
silk; (a) Length at CB: 22 in. (55.9 cm) (b) Length at CB: 29 in. (73.7 cm)
Gift of Diana Vreeland, 1954 (C.I.54.16.1a, b)