some more pictures of the gorgeous ballgowns. They are century but I dont care. Century period Ball Gowns designed by Linda Leyendecker Gutierrez and Niti Volpe for the Society of Martha Washington Colonial Pageant and Ball in Laredo, Texas, 2006
The wedding gown on the right was worn by Jacqueline Bouvier on September the day she married John F Kennedy. It is a part of African-American History. This dress was designed by African-American fashion designer Ann Lowe.
Evening dress Department Store: R. White & Co. (American, Boston, Massachusetts) Date: 1885 Culture: American Medium: silk, feathers Dimensions: Length at CB: 77 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume
mid century, Italy and Hungary, skirt and bodice presumably from the wardrobe of Orsolya Esterhazy. Made of cut-pile velvet embroidered with gilded silver thread; decorated with coral beads. Museum of Applied Arts