Autumn 1942, England - Suit from the Utility Collection by the Incorporated Society of London Fashion Designers for the Board of Trade - Scottish woollen tweed

Skirt suit

Here is an original utility suit from the in England. Like the modern version, it features the broad shoulders and slim skirt. It also uses the more neutral colors compared to the bright green modern version. Marissa Y.

Preowned 1925 Elspeth Champcommunal Haute-couture Metallic Gold Lame... (£3,010) ❤ liked on Polyvore featuring dresses, vintage, brown, vintage cocktail dresses, vintage silk slip, evening dresses, brown cocktail dress and flapper dress

1925 Elspeth Champcommunal Haute-Couture Metallic Gold Lame Silk Flapper Dress ~ wishing for a larger image of this exquisitely embroidered dress.

The first editor of British Vogue, Elspeth Champcommunal with Fiona (R) 1953, via Flickr.

Elspeth Champcommunal with Fiona (née Campbell-Walter), Baroness Thyssen and one other fashion model, by Norman Parkinson, 1953 - NPG - © Norman Parkinson Archive

1925 Elspeth Champcommunal Haute-Couture Metallic Gold Lame Silk Flapper Dress | 1stdibs.com

1925 Elspeth Champcommunal Haute-Couture Metallic Gold Lame Silk Flapper Dress

1925 Elspeth Champcommunal Haute-Couture Metallic Gold Lame Silk Flapper Dress | 1stdibs.com

1925 Elspeth Champcommunal Haute-Couture ~back view

1925 Elspeth Champcommunal Haute-Couture Metallic Gold Lame Silk Flapper Dress

Preowned 1925 Elspeth Champcommunal Haute-couture Metallic Gold Lame Silk Flapper Dress

Preowned 1925 Elspeth Champcommunal Haute-couture Metallic Gold Lame Silk Flapper Dress

Coat probably designed by Elspeth Champcommunal,  for Worth London- Utility range, V&A Search the Collections - autumn 1942

Coat

Suit and coat, Utility Scheme, Museum no. Suit (jacket and skirt) and coat Worth London (designer) for the Incorporated Society of London Fashion Designers (collection), for the Utility Scheme 1942 London Scottish woollen tweed V&A

McCall 4843 Elspeth Champcommunal design

McCall 5843 Size 36 Dated 1929 Designed by Elspeth Champcommunal.

1925 Elspeth Champcommunal Haute-Couture Metallic Gold Lame Silk Flapper Dress | From a collection of rare vintage evening dresses and gowns at https://www.1stdibs.com/fashion/clothing/evening-dresses/

1925 Elspeth Champcommunal Haute-Couture Metallic Gold Lame Silk Flapper Dress

1925 Elspeth Champcommunal Haute-Couture Metallic Gold Lame Silk Flapper Dress | From a collection of rare vintage evening dresses and gowns at https://www.1stdibs.com/fashion/clothing/evening-dresses/

Wedding Dress suit - Elspeth Champcommunal for Worth, London, 1948.

Wedding dress and jacket

Wedding outfit, spun rayon and wool, designed by Elspeth Champcommunal for Worth London, Museum Number to

Elspeth Champcommunal - 1916-1922

Vogue Editors Through The Years

Elspeth Champcommunal - 1916-1922

Evening dress 1925 Elspeth Champcommunal metallic gold-lame and champagne silk-chiffon dress. The lame has a floral embroidered pattern. The dress has layered handkerchief skirting and scalloped art-deco work. Garment slips over head with no additional closures. Elspeth Champcommunal was a British fashion designer and the first editor of Vogue in Britain. She was influential as a designer in her own right in Paris, later taking on the role of chief designer of Worth Side 3

Evening dress 1925 Elspeth Champcommunal metallic gold-lame and champagne silk-chiffon dress. The lame has a floral embroidered pattern. The dress has layered handkerchief skirting and scalloped art-deco work. Garment slips over head with no additional closures. Elspeth Champcommunal was a British fashion designer and the first editor of Vogue in Britain. She was influential as a designer in her own right in Paris, later taking on the role of chief designer of Worth Side 3

Elspeth Champcommunal Haute couture metallic lame silk dress circa 1925

Elspeth Champcommunal Haute couture metallic lame silk dress circa 1925

Vintage Vogue cover. Maybe the cape is based on a Sonia Delaunay model, the pattern is very similar to her work

Magazine Issue

Vogue Cover - July 1922 Poster Print by George Wolfe Plank at the Condé Nast Collection

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