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.
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.
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
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