Evening gown, ca. 1914. Inspired by French couturiers such as Paul Poiret, this elegant silk faille taffeta gown is embellished with beading, embroidery, and contrasting fabrics. The inner woven waistband has the names of two merchants: Donaldson's of Minneapolis and Glanville's of Calgary. Both were sources of high-end garments such as this one. Glenbow Museum.
High Low Taffeta Dress with Off the Shoulder Sequin Bodice
Adrianna Papell | High Low Taffeta Dress with Off the Shoulder Sequin Bodice | Glamorous details drip from head to toe of this beautiful gown. Featuring an off the shoulder sequin beaded bodice, a high low pleated taffeta skirt, and darting for a structure styling at the skirt, this sparkling dress will turn heads. Add sparkling peep toe pumps and a matching handbag to complete this style.