Antique Wedding Dresses

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Worth dress ca. 1875    From the Museo de la Moda

Apollonie Sabatier

Collection featuring Jenny Packham Gowns, Chloé Gowns, and 98 other items

The long cuirass bodice which had made itself known as early as 1874-76 was lengthening into a polonaise shape which, along with the new princess line, was creating a slimmer more form revealing silhouette than had been seen earlier. Borrowing from history and men's wear, vests and cut away's similar to the 18th century could be seen as well.

Material World

I had planned to be in France this September, but unfortunately my plans fell through. I was to escort a group on a tour devoted to the French Decorative Arts, visiting a number of chateaux including Vaux le Vicomte and Versailles. I had been eagerly anticipating the costume event at Versailles which is looking at the influence of the Rococo on fashion designers today. I understand that throughout the Grand Trianon period pieces are mixed with interpretations by some of today's top…

1940 Silk Satin Vintage Wedding Gown from Mill Crest Vintage

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Gold heeled wedding Boots, 1873.

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Silk taffeta Wedding gown, circa 1881-1883.  Via Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels.

Silk taffeta Wedding gown, circa 1881-1883. Via Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels.

Worth gown, 1875-76. Ivory silk Tour de Gros.

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Worth gown, 1875-76. Ivory silk Tour de Gros.

ORGANDY & LACE DRESS PARTS, 1860-1870s

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BRIDE & GROOM WEDDING GARMENTS, 1824 augusta auctions 2018

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