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1914 By Withey, Detroit. Pink silk taffeta evening gown with a pannier effect on the hip.

Pink silk taffeta evening gown with a pannier effect on the hip, and trimmed with machine embroidered net. Accented with cruched cording flower trim. From the collections of the Meadow Brook Hall.

Late Edwardian/WWI Wedding Ensemble, circa 1914-15 via eBay | Measurements: 34-27-full Shoes: aprox. 37 (6.5 US) Materials: White silk and tulle Details: Full ensemble including gown, shoes, and headband decorated with wax orange blossoms

Late Edwardian/WWI Wedding Ensemble, circa 1914-15 via eBay | Measurements: 34-27-full Shoes: aprox. 37 (6.5 US) Materials: White silk and tulle Details: Full ensemble including gown, shoes, and headband decorated with wax orange blossoms

Early 1900's

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French beaded cotton evening dress, c.1805 Made from white cotton muslin, the peerless Directoire dress is totally covered with opaque white Bohemian glass bugle beads. The neckline and sleeves are bordered with loops of beads. Such a simple high style gown could have been worn by a wealthy, aristocratic Russian girl to her first grand ball.  It measures: 32" bust, 27" empire waist, 10" from the shoulder to the empire waist, and 55" from the shoulder to the hem (slightly longer in back).

French beaded cotton evening dress totally covered with opaque white Bohemian glass bugle beads.