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Costume worn by Terry Ellis in “My Lovin’ (You’re Never Gonna Get It)” video

Designed by:
Danny Flynn  Search this
Worn by:
Terry Lynn Ellis, American, born 1963  Search this
Subject of:
En Vogue, American, founded 1989  Search this
Medium:
Dress: aluminum mesh
Bra: Polyester fiber, polyurethane and metal (underwire)
Bikini briefs: nylon and spandex
Shoes: leather, plastic, rubber, metal and glittered mesh
Dimensions:
H x W (.1, Dress, flat): 28 1/2 × 16 in. (72.4 × 40.6 cm)
H x W x D (.1, Dress, on form): 27 × 12 3/4 × 10 in. (68.6 × 32.4 × 25.4 cm)
H x W (.2, Bra, flat): 9 3/4 × 12 1/2 in. (24.8 × 31.8 cm)
H x W x D (.2, Bra, on form): 9 1/2 × 10 × 9 in. (24.1 × 25.4 × 22.9 cm)
H x W (.3, Bikini briefs, flat): 8 × 12 1/4 in. (20.3 × 31.1 cm)
H x W x D (.3, Bikini briefs, on form): 8 1/2 × 12 1/2 × 8 in. (21.6 × 31.8 × 20.3 cm)
H x W x D (.4a, Shoe (left)): 5 1/2 × 3 1/4 × 10 in. (14 × 8.3 × 25.4 cm)
H x W x D (.4b, Shoe (right)): 5 1/2 × 3 1/4 × 10 in. (14 × 8.3 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
bikinis (underwear)
brassieres
pumps (shoes)
sheath dresses
Place used:
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of En Vogue
Object number:
2014.189.10.1-.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5619f1817-3baf-4991-b60a-f4477aadfc4a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.189.10.1-.4ab
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Costume worn by Cindy Herron in “My Lovin’ (You’re Never Gonna Get It)” video

Designed by:
Danny Flynn  Search this
Worn by:
Cindy Herron, American, born 1961  Search this
Subject of:
En Vogue, American, founded 1989  Search this
Medium:
Dress: aluminum mesh
Bra: Polyester fiber, polyurethane and metal (underwire)
Bikini briefs: nylon and spandex
Shoes: leather, plastic, rubber, metal and glittered mesh
Dimensions:
H x W (.1, Dress, flat): 30 × 16 1/2 in. (76.2 × 41.9 cm)
H x W x D (.1, Dress, on form): 28 × 12 3/4 × 10 in. (71.1 × 32.4 × 25.4 cm)
H x W (.2, Bra, flat): 10 × 13 3/4 in. (25.4 × 34.9 cm)
H x W x D (.2, Bra, on form): 9 1/2 × 10 × 9 in. (24.1 × 25.4 × 22.9 cm)
H x W (.3, Bikini briefs, flat): 8 1/4 × 12 in. (21 × 30.5 cm)
H x W x D (.3, Bikini briefs, on form): 8 1/2 × 12 1/2 × 8 in. (21.6 × 31.8 × 20.3 cm)
H x W x D (.4a, Shoe (left)): 5 × 3 3/8 × 10 3/8 in. (12.7 × 8.6 × 26.4 cm)
H x W x D (.4b, Shoe (right)): 5 × 3 3/8 × 10 3/8 in. (12.7 × 8.6 × 26.4 cm)
Type:
bikinis (underwear)
brassieres
pumps (shoes)
sheath dresses
Place used:
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of En Vogue
Object number:
2014.189.11.1-.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57b17fe1c-1842-46aa-af6e-c2763e2771e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.189.11.1-.4ab
Online Media:

Costume worn by a male dancer in “My Lovin’ (You’re Never Gonna Get It)” video

Designed by:
Danny Flynn  Search this
Worn by:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Subject of:
En Vogue, American, founded 1989  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber with metal zippers
Dimensions:
H x W: 71 × 18 in. (180.3 × 45.7 cm)
H x W x D (On form): 67 × 21 × 15 in. (170.2 × 53.3 × 38.1 cm)
Type:
body stockings
Place used:
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Dance  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of En Vogue
Object number:
2014.189.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b9cb28d9-bf72-4e28-b5e7-a78357b82bb5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.189.7

Costume worn by Dawn Robinson in “My Lovin’ (You’re Never Gonna Get It)” video

Designed by:
Danny Flynn  Search this
Worn by:
Dawn Sherrese Robinson, American, born 1965  Search this
Subject of:
En Vogue, American, founded 1989  Search this
Medium:
Dress: aluminum mesh
Bra: Polyester fiber, polyurethane and metal (underwire)
Bikini briefs: nylon and spandex
Shoes: leather, plastic, rubber and metal
Dimensions:
H x W (.1, Dress, flat): 30 × 18 in. (76.2 × 45.7 cm)
H x W x D (.1, Dress, on form): 29 × 12 3/4 × 10 in. (73.7 × 32.4 × 25.4 cm)
H x W (.2, Bra, flat): 10 × 12 in. (25.4 × 30.5 cm)
H x W x D (.2, Bra, on form): 9 1/2 × 10 × 9 in. (24.1 × 25.4 × 22.9 cm)
H x W (.3, Bikini briefs, flat): 7 3/4 × 10 1/2 in. (19.7 × 26.7 cm)
H x W x D (.3, Bikini briefs, on form): 8 1/2 × 12 1/2 × 8 in. (21.6 × 31.8 × 20.3 cm)
H x W x D (.4a, Shoe (left)): 5 1/4 × 3 3/8 × 9 3/8 in. (13.3 × 8.6 × 23.8 cm)
H x W x D (.4b, Shoe (right)): 5 1/4 × 3 1/8 × 9 3/8 in. (13.3 × 7.9 × 23.8 cm)
Type:
bikinis (underwear)
brassieres
pumps (shoes)
sheath dresses
Place used:
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of En Vogue
Object number:
2014.189.8.1-.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd568f35280-dab4-4182-a2bb-a3426d3ad1e1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.189.8.1-.4ab
Online Media:

Costume worn by Maxine Jones in “My Lovin’ (You’re Never Gonna Get It)” video

Designed by:
Danny Flynn  Search this
Worn by:
Maxine Jones, American, born 1962  Search this
Subject of:
En Vogue, American, founded 1989  Search this
Medium:
Dress: aluminum mesh
Bra: Polyester fiber, polyurethane and metal (underwire)
Bikini briefs: nylon and spandex
Shoes: leather, plastic, rubber and metal
Dimensions:
H x W (.1, Dress, flat): 29 × 19 1/2 in. (73.7 × 49.5 cm)
H x W x D (.1, dress, on form): 28 × 12 3/4 × 10 in. (71.1 × 32.4 × 25.4 cm)
H x W (.2, Bra, flat): 10 1/4 × 14 in. (26 × 35.6 cm)
H x W x D (.2, Bra, on form): 9 1/4 × 10 × 9 in. (23.5 × 25.4 × 22.9 cm)
H x W (.3, Bikini briefs, flat): 8 × 10 3/4 in. (20.3 × 27.3 cm)
H x W x D (.3, Bikini briefs, on form): 8 1/2 × 12 1/2 × 8 in. (21.6 × 31.8 × 20.3 cm)
H x W x D (.4a, Shoe (left)): 5 1/4 × 3 1/4 × 9 3/4 in. (13.3 × 8.3 × 24.8 cm)
H x W x D (.4b, Shoe (right)): 5 1/4 × 3 1/8 × 9 3/4 in. (13.3 × 7.9 × 24.8 cm)
Type:
bikinis (underwear)
brassieres
pumps (shoes)
sheath dresses
Place used:
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of En Vogue
Object number:
2014.189.9.1-.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57d7313a8-63ef-4f29-b7e4-bd71ff07fb59
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.189.9.1-.4ab
Online Media:

Dress worn by Viola Davis to the 2015 Emmy Awards ceremony

Designed by:
Carmen Marc Valvo, American, born 1953  Search this
Worn by:
Viola Davis, American, born 1965  Search this
Medium:
silk faille, silk chiffon, silk satin, synthetic tulle, glass beads, and metal fasteners
Dimensions:
H x W x D (flat): 62 1/4 × 73 × 3 1/2 in. (158.1 × 185.4 × 8.9 cm)
Type:
gowns
Place used:
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2015
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Television  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Viola Davis
Object number:
2016.154
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5692095f6-894c-414d-ac75-e48ecb593d18
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.154
Online Media:

Woman's Dress, 1940–45

Maker:
Ballerino, Louella  Search this
Ballerino, Louella  Search this
Designer:
Ballerino, Louella  Search this
Measurements:
center back: 42 1/4 in; 107.315 cm
Object Name:
dress, 1-piece
Object Type:
Dress
Entire Body
Main Dress
Woman
Made in:
United States: California, Los Angeles
United States: California
Date made:
1940-1945
ID Number:
2000.0124.001
Accession number:
2000.0124
Catalog number:
2000.0124.001
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Costume
Clothing & Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-11e3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_687292

Rudi Gernreich : fashion will go out of fashion, September 15 - November 11, 2001 / Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Title:
Fashion will go out of fashion
Author:
Gernreich, Rudi 1922-1985  Search this
University of Pennsylvania Institute of Contemporary Art  Search this
Subject:
Gernreich, Rudi 1922-1985  Search this
Physical description:
86 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
California
Los Angeles
Date:
2001
C2001
Topic:
Costume design  Search this
Fashion designers  Search this
Call number:
TT502 .G45 2001
TT502 .G452 2001
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_710082

Rudi Gernreich : fashion will go out of fashion : [eine Koproduktion von Neue Galerie Graz und Steirischer Herbst im Künstlerhaus, Graz, 7.10.-26.11.2000] / herausgegeben von Brigitte Felderer

Author:
Gernreich, Rudi 1922-1985  Search this
Felderer, Brigitte  Search this
Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum  Search this
Künstlerhaus (Graz, Austria)  Search this
Steirischer Herbst 96 (1996 : Graz, Austria)  Search this
Subject:
Gernreich, Rudi 1922-1985  Search this
Physical description:
252 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
California
Los Angeles
Date:
2000
C2000
Topic:
Costume design  Search this
Fashion designers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_725622

The World Bank, J C Penney, and artisanal African fashion in Los Angeles

Author:
Rabine, Leslie W. 1944-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Wachira, Wairimu  Search this
Karimu  Search this
J. C. Penney Co  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
California
Los Angeles
Date:
2002
Topic:
Fashion merchandising  Search this
African American fashion designers  Search this
Call number:
TT504.6.A35 R33 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_756445

"Just make them beautiful" : the many worlds of a designing woman / by Helen Rose

Author:
Rose, Helen  Search this
Subject:
Rose, Helen  Search this
Physical description:
186 p., [28] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
California
Los Angeles
Date:
1976
C1976
Topic:
Fashion designers  Search this
Fashion costume designers  Search this
Call number:
TT505.R67 A33X 1976
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_417601

California fashion designers : art and style / [edited by] Douglas Bullis

Author:
Bullis, Douglas  Search this
Physical description:
145 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
Date:
1987
Topic:
Costume designers  Search this
Call number:
TT507.C33 1987X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_352418

Adrian : silver screen to custom label / Christian Esquevin ; foreword by Yeohlee

Author:
Esquevin, Christian  Search this
Subject:
Adrian 1903-1959  Search this
Physical description:
223 p. : ill ; 29 cm
Type:
Biography
Pictorial works
Place:
California
Los Angeles
Date:
2008
Topic:
Fashion designers  Search this
Costume designers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_902359

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