Wedding Dress: Made 1915, Modified 1945. "Jeanette Gunn modified her mother's 1915 wedding gown for her own wedding to Doug Motter in 1945. A professional seamstress removed the original high neckline and its net and lace inserts, replacing it with a sweetheart neckline, popular in the 1940s. The original silk satin dress was made in London Ontario by Smallman and Ingram Limited for Anna Martin's Calgary wedding to Dr. John Gunn..."

Couture Wedding Dress: ca. 1920's, heavily sculpted silk satin and sheer net/tulle.

Dress, Evening - Norman Norell 1950's - A lovely dress.

Wedding Dress Date: 1919 Culture: American Medium: silk

Wedding dress, Marshall Field & Co., Chicago, 1911. Silk satin, lace, pearls, rhinestones, wax blossoms. Off-white silk satin. Bodice has lace over-layer with low, rounded neckline. C-shaped back with pearl beading & rhinestone medallions at each side. Rhinestone buckles at shoulders. Bow-shaped pearl decorations at front and upper arms, w/strands of pearls at back & skirt. 3/4 lace sleeves. Skirt has net over-layer with large embroidered bow of pearls. Chicago History Museum

Wedding Dress Lucile 1918

Worth & Bobergh Evening gown, 1861 Silk satin, silk ribbon, handmade "Point de Gaze" lace Gorgeous!

1911 Wedding dress in off-white Silk satin. Bodice has lace over-layer with a low, rounded neckline. C-shaped back with pearl beading and rhinestone medallions at each side. Rhinestone buckles at shoulders. Bow-shaped pearl decorations at front and upper arms, with strands of pearls at back and skirt. Three-quarter lace sleeves. Skirt has net over-layer with a large bow of pearls embroidered at front. Purchased at Marshall Field & Co., Chicago.

vintage satin wedding dress

Girl Batism Dress JO B200

"Forecast" Headpiece and Veil for Wedding Dress, Kauffman, Pittsburgh: 1950's, Chantilly lace appliqued silk satin, pearls, tulle.

Wedding Dress, Kauffman: 1950's, Chantilly lace appliqued silk satin.

Dress 1871-1873 Manchester City Galleries

Wedding Gown, Cahill, Beverly Hills: 1940's, shimmer silk satin and Chantilly lace, Peter-Pan collar sculpted drop-waist peplum bodice, backside bustle bow-sash full-length skirt with train.

Wedding or Evening Gown: 1930's, bias-cut heavily-sculpted silk satin.

Late 1870's/early 1880's Fan Trained Wedding Gown of Cream Silk Satin with Crystal Beading.

Wedding Dress, Lucile, Chicago: 1916, silk satin, Valenciennes and Chantilly lace, silk flowers, petticoat of "Pussy Willow" silk. "Worn by Katherine Keith at her marriage to David Adler on June 1, 1916. This wedding dress shows direct reference to a style of dress popular in the mid-to-late eighteenth century that had a wide skirt supported by a boned understructure called a pannier...The pannier in this dress is one single piece of boning stitched into the lining of the garment."

Silk, Satin and Lace Wedding Gown c. 1912. Augusta Auctions

Wedding Dress 1912 The Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Satin dress (bridal portrait), circa 1916. This gown was worn by the donor’s mother, Elizabeth Mary Branch Simons Chisolm at her wedding. Via Charleston Museum, flickr.

Dress, Evening 1915–17