Rose Mother-of-the-Bride's Dress

Brief Item Record

Title: Rose Mother-of-the-Bride's Dress

Description: Rose colored silk and lace Mother-of-the-Bride's dress. Slip: rose silk with ribbon spaghetti straps; full length, V-neckline. Dress: rose sheer silk, rose silk covered buttons, silver colored metal snaps and hook/eyes; Grecian silhouette; full length, inverted V under bust with gathers for each breast, sleeveless, vertical pleats at each shoulder, 2 loops at shoulder seams for straps, comes in at waistline, baby doll v-neckline in front, petal-like underarms, V-neck in baby, hook/eyes and buttons down CB, full length skirt, falls gracefully (full, but not poofy). Jacket: rose-colored floral lace, close fit, long sleeved, pointed collar, buttons at neck and waist only, waistline with peplum piece of same material, hip length.

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2012003

Title

Rose Mother-of-the-Bride's Dress

Description

Rose colored silk and lace Mother-of-the-Bride's dress. Slip: rose silk with ribbon spaghetti straps; full length, V-neckline. Dress: rose sheer silk, rose silk covered buttons, silver colored metal snaps and hook/eyes; Grecian silhouette; full length, inverted V under bust with gathers for each breast, sleeveless, vertical pleats at each shoulder, 2 loops at shoulder seams for straps, comes in at waistline, baby doll v-neckline in front, petal-like underarms, V-neck in baby, hook/eyes and buttons down CB, full length skirt, falls gracefully (full, but not poofy). Jacket: rose-colored floral lace, close fit, long sleeved, pointed collar, buttons at neck and waist only, waistline with peplum piece of same material, hip length.

Subject

Clothing and dress

Type

Physical Object

Rights

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Rights Holder

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Costume Item Type Metadata

Cataloguer with Date

Elizabeth Scopel, 6/19/2012

Color Main

Gender

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Function

Condition Term

excellent

Condition Description

some stitches coming loose at shoulders of dress

Storage Location

N2

Work Type

Pattern

Tags

Citation

“Rose Mother-of-the-Bride's Dress,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed July 14, 2024, https://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/2136.