Embroidered grey velvet evening coat piped with Russian cord by Bill Gibb. Coral, gold and diamond ring by Hooper Bolton. Photographed by Henry Clarke for British Vogue, December 1972.
The stunning coat above is similar, though earlier, to the ensemble below, which is up for sale tomorrow at Kerry Taylor Auctions' Passion for Fashion auction.
Bill Gibb azure velvet Highland ensemble, Autumn-Winter, 1977
Labels: Bill Gibb, henry clarke, photo of the day, Russia, velvet, vogue uk