LACE TEA GOWN, c. 1908 Go Back Lot: 679 April 2006 Vintage Clothing & Textile Auction New Hope, PA Brussels applique lace trimmed w/ pale blue silk satin ribbons & bows, lined in cream silk satin, B W H L (brown stains near hem & on lower bow) excellent.
Circa House of BEER, 7 Place Vendome, Paris--black silk chiffon trained gown with gold sequins. Gustav Beer opened his Parisian Couture House in 1905 (after years of designing in his native Germany), so this is one of his first gowns from Paris.
Worth ball gown ca. 1900 Worth is was and will be one of my Favorite design hero's (and perfume, smells like mommy in the and Also, I can imagine my Great Gramma Pett in something like this back in the Estonia before the war.