Rose Gown

14.02.2011 § Leave a comment

remembering a masterpiece
Onion and roses both have layered effects but we prefer to be near roses much more than onions.  The roses boast the most amazing layering petals of all flowers.  In 2008, I visited the Musee Les Arts Decoratifs in Louvre, Paris.  I was fortunate to see the Christian Lacroix exhibit.  There was a gown that was made with chiffon fabrics in layered petals in soft pink and begonia colors.  I said to myself “he must have gotten the inspiration from roses, he must have.”  I stood there and sketched the gown on my small pocket note pad.  I wrote in Chinese next to the sketch, “a rose-like gown with begonia jacket”  “declared bankruptcy on May 28, 2009”

Alas, masterpieces do not guarantee success in businesses.

Christian Lacroux Gown sketch by Iris Wang

Tagged: , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

What’s this?

You are currently reading Rose Gown at Woven-Words.

meta

%d bloggers like this: