Andre Courreges. His unique, ultra modern looks were an absolute sensation in the sixties. An engineer prior to his fashion career, Andre Courreges first worked under Cristobal Balenciaga before starting his own house. His Space Age designs were uncluttered, futuristic, and functional. Clothes made by le Maison de Courreges were sharp, angular, almost aerodynamic. His creations were subject to highly disciplined design.
Mini-dress | André Courrèges | V&A Search the Collections: This is a super mod dress made by André Courrèges. It was made in Paris in 1966 and is made of wool gabardine and lined with silk. The pockets at the front are false and the dress has an a-line silhouette with a low square-cut neckline.