Fashion editor Suzy Menkes jotted down a few notes about the return of the house of Worth...
Giovanni Bende decided to give a second life to the 19th century corset by exhibiting it instead of concealing it under a bodice; by opening it to reveal nude skin; by changing the materials and making it sit atop a short skirt.
"The eternally successful fragrance Je Reviens, from the house of the 19th-century couturier Charles Frederick Worth, seems to be living up to its name -- "I'll be back."More articles about Worth:
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