Title: Woman's Dress Date: 1910 Lace, embroidery, beads, ruffles - this dress is rich with details in the style popular between 1900 and Mrs. Sarah Strain had the gown custom made at Eaton's Department store while she was visiting Toronto in

Metallic Lace and Brocade Trained Evening Dress with Rhinestone Buttons | 1914 | Callot Soeurs | Via: The Met

Dress, Evening Callot Soeurs (French, active Designer: Madame Marie Gerber (French) Date: 1914 Culture: French Medium: silk, metal, rhinestones Dimensions: Length at CB: 74 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The M

Dress shapes throughout the Victorian Era

SHAPE: Silhouette: the outline of the actor+costume. General shape of a costume piece often suggests the time period, creating a sense of the continuity of world within the play.

Ball Gown 1900-1903

Ball Gown 1900-1903 The Metropolitan Museum of Art (OMG that dress!)

Ball Gown 1900 (Edwardian), French, Made of silk This is the style of dress they wore when my house was built.

Promenade Dress    1903    The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Promenade dress, wool and silk, c. Metropolitan Museum of Art accession no. b Promenade dress, wool and silk, c. Metropolitan Museum of Art accession no.


Jacques Doucet, 1911 potty we can't bring dresses like these back into fashion. Love it!

The full gown from the sleeve detail post..  House of Worth ~ 1910

Edwardian - Evening dress House of Worth (French, Date: ca. 1910 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length: 59 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Miss Eva Drexel Dahlgren, 1976

Downton Abbey era dress. A 1909 dress made by Marshall and Snelgrove in Harrogate

Dress, Afternoon Jeanne Hallée (French, Date: 1912 Culture: French Medium: silk Accession Number: The Metropolitan Museum of Art