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12 drummers drumming- 12 points of doctrine in the apostles creed-  haute couture fall-winter 1996

11 pipers piping- the 11 faithful apostles- haute couture spring-summer 2000

10 lords a-leaping- the 10 commandments- rtw fall-winter 1992

9 ladies dancing- the 9 fruits of the spirit- haute couture spring -summer 1966

8 maids a-milking- the 8 beatitudes- rtw fall-winter 1972

7 swans a swimming- the 7 gifts of the holy spirit- haute couture fall-winter 1996

6 geese a-laying- the 6 days of creation- haute couture spring-summer 2002

5 golden rings- the first 5 books of the old testament- rtw fall-winter 2003

4 calling birds- the four gospels- haute couture spring-summer 1986

3 french hens- faith, hope and charity-  haute couture spring-summer 1990

2 turtle doves- the old and the new testament- haute couture fall-winter 2002

the partridge in a pear tree- mr. valentino

“THE GIFT OF VALENTINO- Part 2” - 2 Comments

  1. Absolutely gorgeous. Mr. V. is a sculptor in chiffon. Inspiring in the most wonderful way.

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  2. I love this post! So interesting about the history of the 12 days of Christmas and the dresses and the mannequins are absolutely breath taking! Thanks, mark! love your blog! mere xo

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