Wedding dress, by Norman Hartnell, ca. Worn by British socialite Margaret Whigham, later Duchess of Argyll. The bride created a sensation in this dress and supposedly blocked traffic in Knightsbridge for 3 hours. Victoria and Albert Museum.
Evening ensemble Valentina (American, born Russia, Date: ca. 1935 Culture: American Medium: silk, wool Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 65 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 18 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Igor Kamlukin, 1995 Accession Number: b
1938 vintage carolyn gowns in cohama formal farbrics print ad
DECO SILK and LACE WEDDING ENSEMBLE, c. Sleeveless dress having ecru Alencon lace bodice and gored tomato red crepe wrap skirt, matching collarless jacket with sleeve, lined in silk charmeuse. Matching wool felt cloche with bow detail.