Posted by: Frederick Cornwell Sanders | 2013/10/13

“October 13, 1825” by Rick Sanders

Photograph of the couturier Charles Frederick ...

Photograph of the couturier Charles Frederick Worth (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Worth Court Presentation Dress

Worth Court Presentation Dress (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

In 1825, Charles Frederick Worth, the English fashion designer is born. He founded House of Worth, the fashion design house. Worth died in 1895.

Worth is considered the father of haute-couture. He also was considered the first to add labels to his dresses.

More can be found in Wikipedia at House of Worth.

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