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Evening Dress, ca. 1861. Lent by Roy Langford (C.I.L.37.1a)  | This dress is featured in our #DeathBecomesHer exhibition on view through February 1, 2015.

In Pretty Finery on FB England Mourning evening dress Black moiré silk, black jet, black lace MET Museum

Elisabethan Wedding Dresses

The Queen's wedding dress from 1947 - the ivory silk wedding dress was decorated with crystals and seed pearls. The dress is made from ivory silk and decorated with crystals and seed pearls, the garment designed by court dressmaker Norman Hartnell.

champagne chiffon gown

Drama of Lent - lenten discipline, beauty of lent, live with beauty

Dior Couture - photo Patrick Demarchelier - at Versailles. pinning for Versailles, not the dress :)