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Circa cream dress: silk, lace, and beads. Richly embroidered with chrysanthemums. Slightly higher waist, pintucks, and asymmetrical skirt. Via Bunka Gakuen Costume Museum.

Krista Oh the Roaring '20s. The Great Gatsby. - def like

Dress Peggy Hoyt, 1928 The Henry Ford Historic Costume Collection. I am fortuante to have original ads for this line of the time period! Also rare Babani, Chanel, Jenny, Worth and about a dozen others both well and unknown.

1910's Fashion

Dinner dress House of Drécoll The classic pannier draping and long pointed train of this dress indicates the highest style of the period. Beautiful in shape and style, the piece is an elegant.

Ball Gown, House of Worth 1885, French, Made of silk

Ball Gown, House of Worth 1885 [probably wrongly dated - this definitively looks like the early French, Made of silk


Evening gown, ca. Debutante's dress with short train. White net studded with glass beads over grayish pink silk crepe chiffon over pale yellowish pink silk taffeta. Made by Helen Gjertsen, Dayton's (department store) dressmaker.

Belle Epoch Summer Evening Gown, ca. 1900

1920 Cream silk chiffon with pale printed & flocked rose blossom clusters in soft colors, center front panel covered with iridescent sequins & metallic copper coils in floral motifs, embroidered net lace insets on bodice & at hem, chiffon lining.


I don't know how women managed to breathe with corsets like these. Fashion shouldn't mean torture, no matter how beautiful~ said the previous pinner. I would like to argue that jeans and a tee shirt are not fashion Edwardian dress 1912

Back view of the ball gown worn by Queen Elizabeth ll on a state visit to Paris in 1957 designed by Norman Hartnell.

“The Flowers of the Fields of France” by Norman Hartnell of Duchesse satin, embroidered with pearls, beads, brilliants and gold thread. Worn by Queen Elizabeth II on a state visit to Paris in

Evening dress, 1910’s From the collection of Alexandre...

Evening dress, 1910’s From the collection of Alexandre... (Fripperies and Fobs)

Верхнее платье - прозрачный тюль, вышитый серебряными и золотыми нитями и шёлком. 1910-12 гг. Kerry Taylor Auсtions.

Embroidered Gold Tulle Tabard, circa worked in raised silver & gold threads, blue floss silks in grand belle epoque style, trained hem adorned w/ gold thread rouleaux & padded pom-poms (back) Kerry Taylor Auctions - POMS