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Dress, made by Pickett, London, c. Victoria and Albert Museum, London. V&A: "This delicate evening gown of lilac silk and silk chiffon trimmed with lace was worn by Miss Heather Firbank in her early Miss Firbank lived in Mayfair and

The enchanting "The Staircase" in the Victoria & Albert Museum in London. Check out why its worth a visit at TheCultureTrip.com.

10 Reasons To Visit the Victoria & Albert Museum in London

The enchanting "The Staircase" in the Victoria & Albert Museum in London. Check out why its worth a visit at TheCultureTrip.com.

Above: Winifred Anna, Duchess of Portland as Duchess of Savoy, by Alice Hughes, photogravure by Walker & Boutall, 1897. © National Portrait Gallery, London. Below: Fancy dress costume consisting of embroidered silver satin dress and lace ruff, "Duchess of Savoia," England, early 1897. Worn by the Duchess of Portland as "Duchess of Savoia" to the Duchess of Devonshire's Fancy Dress Ball, July 2, 1897. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London. CLICK FOR LARGER IMAGES.

Above: Winifred Anna, Duchess of Portland as Duchess of Savoy, by Alice Hughes, photogravure by Walker & Boutall, 1897. © National Portrait Gallery, London. Below: Fancy dress costume consisting of embroidered silver satin dress and lace ruff, "Duchess of Savoia," England, early 1897. Worn by the Duchess of Portland as "Duchess of Savoia" to the Duchess of Devonshire's Fancy Dress Ball, July 2, 1897. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London. CLICK FOR LARGER IMAGES.

Woman's aesthetic or reform dress and bodice in wool with a ribbed weave, Great Britain, 1892-1895. The dress is a pinafore style, worn over a matching chocolate-brown silk satin bodice with a high braided gilt collar. Photos © Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Mrs Herbert Roberts, Lady Clwyd, is seen wearing the dress, which was probably from her trousseau, in George Clausen's 1894 portrait, now located at Walker Art Gallery, National Museums Liverpool (photo via BBC Your Paintings).

Woman's aesthetic or reform dress and bodice in wool with a ribbed weave, Great Britain, 1892-1895. The dress is a pinafore style, worn over a matching chocolate-brown silk satin bodice with a high braided gilt collar. Photos © Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Mrs Herbert Roberts, Lady Clwyd, is seen wearing the dress, which was probably from her trousseau, in George Clausen's 1894 portrait, now located at Walker Art Gallery, National Museums Liverpool (photo via BBC Your Paintings).

Walking dress, Mme. Cridon, Paris, 1885. Wool & silk. Bodice has opening in front to reveal underbodice resembling a man’s waistcoat, which is attached to the outer jacket at side seam. Bustle skirt with draped overskirt; steel hoops & tapes in back of underskirt to pull it into shape over bustle pad. Hem reaches top of wearer’s shoes, making it easier to walk in than a trained skirt. Victoria & Albert Museum

Walking dress, Mme. Cridon, Paris, 1885. Wool & silk. Bodice has opening in front to reveal underbodice resembling a man’s waistcoat, which is attached to the outer jacket at side seam. Bustle skirt with draped overskirt; steel hoops & tapes in back of underskirt to pull it into shape over bustle pad. Hem reaches top of wearer’s shoes, making it easier to walk in than a trained skirt. Victoria & Albert Museum

With the V&A exhibition, Savage Beauty coming up in London, I though that it would be a great opportunity to write a post about "Lee Alexander McQueen", known as Alexander McQueen "The Great". The V&A (Victoria & Albert Museum) is the wo

With the V&A exhibition, Savage Beauty coming up in London, I though that it would be a great opportunity to write a post about "Lee Alexander McQueen", known as Alexander McQueen "The Great". The V&A (Victoria & Albert Museum) is the wo

Cristobal Balenciaga - August 1959 - Cristóbal Balenciaga - Embroidered gazar evening dress - Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Cristobal Balenciaga - August 1959 - Cristóbal Balenciaga - Embroidered gazar evening dress - Victoria and Albert Museum, London

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