Bridesmaid's Gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1930-1935

GUSN

GUSN-11921

Description

Lavender; bodice of double layered tulle with swirling horizontal appliqued band of lace; sweetheart neckline; shirring at yoke; zipper close in left side seam; long sleeves with snap close at wrist; belt of lace over pink taffeta; snap close held in place with loops; full-length skirt has hip yoke of lace-appliqued twill; body of lavender gauze gathered to yoke; hem faced with horsehair; Underslip of pink ribbed taffeta; bias cut; V-neckline; darts at sides of bodice; narrow lavender shoulder straps held in place with lingerie straps in dress; dropped waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
appliqué (technique)
gauze
lace (needlework)
stitching
machine-made
rayon
reeding
taffeta
tulle (meshed textile)
weddings
Women's clothing
Tulle
Rayon
Lace
Gauze
Taffeta
Appliqued
Ribbed
Hand Stitched
Wedding
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

92-4

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.274