Madewell Striped Afternoon Dress Blue & White Sophisticated and subtly stretchy, this dress erases any what-to-wear worries. It works with heels and flats alike. •Fitted at waist. •Falls 35" from shoulder. •Cotton with a hint of stretch. •Pockets. •Machine wash. •Import. The dress has a very faint amount of normal pilling in a few spots. I tried to get a picture but it is too minimal to see on the camera. Looks fresh an...
Tan silk and green silk velvet afternoon dress with passementerie trim (side view), American, 1885. The passementerie on this elegant dress is clearly influenced by the Arts and Crafts design aesthetic which was extremely popular 1880 and 1910. This is an excellent example of how a movement which is mostly based in architecture and interior design crept into clothing, showing the proponents' desire to live the style in its entirety.