silk wedding gown, phila., 1890s Cream silk damask in paisley pattern, trained skirt attached to bodice at CB, lace & self fabric bow trims, Eembroidered net lace collar & cuffs, wax orange blossom clusters at shoulder & waist, B 36", W 24", Skirt L 43"-72",
Wedding dress, American, c 1815-20, white satin figured with floral stripe. Philadelphia Museum of Art
This is something our beloved Charlotte wouldn't have been caught dead in even though it is blue and white. Why? Because it's a store bought dress ... she would have had to buy it from the detested Widow Appleby at the Mercantile in A Heart on Hold!