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  • Tags: Evening Dresses

A floor-length, short-sleeved dress with three layers. The first is black satin. On top of the satin is a light grey synthetic jacquard, and on top of the jacquard is a layer of black mesh. There is a black belt around the waist, the bodice is…


Jersey knit, china silk, cotton. Avocado drop-waist dress with cream broom lace and white lace collar. Ankle-length skirt with side panels and sash.

black dress with floral print fabric on top

Black satin dress with cream and black silk lace on one side of collar, cuffs, and apron; dropwaist, dolman sleeves, knee length or just below.; dress with white floral lace

Black silk beaded dress with black silk net overlayer.; 1. Black silk satin; black silk netting; black china silk lining; purple silk satin underlayer; metal snap; metal hook and eyes; black cotton gross grain ribbon; glass and metal beads 2. Fitted…

Creator: Karin Elisa Rosenthal

pink dress with lace; I. Cotton cream lace; flamingo pink synthetic net; synthetic coral lining; metal zipper; cotton plainweave boning case; II. Fit and flare silhouette III. Strapless sweetheart neckline; high waist fitted bodice, left side zipper,…

Black silk crepe, rosy cream silk crepe-back satin, metal clips with mirror and clear rhinestones, cream cotton netting, black metal snaps, black cotton hand-crocheted belt loops, black metal hock and eye; Bias gown; boat neck, tie at center back…

Creator: The Tailored Woman

black lace dress; black lace, black silk chiffon, peach silk crepe; sleeveless drop-waist bodice of black lace, full flounced skirt of silk chiffon over peach slip lining

Creator: Franklin Simon & Co.

black dress with gold metal trim on collar and cuffs, matching belt, sheer top and wool bottom; black rayon crepe, black rayon chiffon, clack metal snaps, large rectangle gold pieces applied as trim at high neck and sleeve cuffs; ankle length, sheer…

off-white gown; woven floral pattern (possibly synthetic), metal zipper, metal hook and eye; 1. Off-white synthetic fabric; center back zipper; hook and eye at center back collar 2. A-line, empire dress silhouette; raglan sleeve; mandarin collar;…

Date: 1936

black dress - 1936

orange gown w/ matching shrug; orange silk chiffon, rayon gown w/ matching shrug; gathered faux wrap bodice in yellow/ green/ orange, full skirt, spaghetti straps, CB zipper; shrug: cropped kimono/ dolmain sleeve, orange chiffon, braided self trim

Date: 1935-1939

evening dress of ivory silk net and ivory lace with pink, green, brown floral pattern and rhinestones; Ivory cotton lace; possibly synthetic ivory tulle; embroidered green, brown, pale pink, magenta, purple and yellow flower motif; possibly crystal…

Date: 1920-1929

black silk chiffon dress with multicolor beaded trim; black silk crepe; cream,black, and gold bugle beads; light pink, metallic black, magenta, and green seed beads; spun black cotton net; Drop waist silhouette; beaded V-neck neckline; crisscross…

Date: 1910-1919

olive silk dress with square neckline and black net overlay with one inch satin ribbons and pleated waistband; olive silk dress with square neckline and black net overlay

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