What to do in Washington DC - The perfect itinerary and travel guide for a trip to DC! From the White House, to George town, to all the monuments and museums. This guide has it all!

What to do in Washington DC - The perfect itinerary and travel guide for a trip to DC! From the White House, to George town, to all the monuments and museums. This guide has it all!

Ball gown, Mrs. Osborne Company, America, 1910. Made of silk. The over-the-top expression of opulence seen in this ball gown worn by a prominent member of the Astor family is a testament to the degree of ostentation required at certain events in order to stand out from the crowd. The dense sequin and bead embroidery on the gown would have created a beautiful shimmering effect. The ball gown may have been worn by Caroline Schermerhorn Astor Wilson (1861-1948), daughter of William Backhouse…

Ball gown, Mrs. Osborne Company, America, 1910. Made of silk. The over-the-top expression of opulence seen in this ball gown worn by a prominent member of the Astor family is a testament to the degree of ostentation required at certain events in order to stand out from the crowd. The dense sequin and bead embroidery on the gown would have created a beautiful shimmering effect. The ball gown may have been worn by Caroline Schermerhorn Astor Wilson (1861-1948), daughter of William Backhouse…

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