Evening Gown, about 1912 Satin pale yellow silk covered with yellow diaphanous chiffon plenty embroidered salmon on Batwing iridescent tubular beads and rhinestones, beaded apron poppies decorated in pink waves and silver cummerbund green chiffon falling on train (fragile but beautiful state) HOME NEWSLETTER ALERT SUBJECT CONTACT
Evening dress, 1910’s From the collection of Alexandre... (Fripperies and Fobs)
Woman’s dress with day and evening bodices Woman’s suit constructed of light yellowish brown wool and yellowish white silk chiffon is trimmed with lace of embroidered net underlaid with cloth of black and gold threads. Dates: Creation: Approximately 1905
This gown captures the essential elements of Edwardian charm: a high neck, puffed sleeves, nipped-in waist, a sumptuously full sweep of skirt and plenty of lacy detail. Can also be made into a lovely afternoon dress.