Ensemble, James McCreery Co., New York, ca. 1907. Wool, silk, cotton. Metropolitan Museum of Art: "This detailed American day ensemble is a finely detailed example of the period. According to the donor, Mrs. Philip J. Roosevelt, it was worn by her sister Gladys Roosevelt." The donor was a cousin to Theodore Roosevelt."

James McCreery Company 1907 Donated by Mrs. Philip Roosevelt - worn by sister Gladys Roosevelt - a cousin to Theodore Roosevelt.

Dress, 1901-1903. American. Wool. Met Museum

Dress Designer: M. Schiff Date: Culture: American Medium: wool Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 24 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 47 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Saidie E. Scudder, 1995 Accession Number: b

higher neckline, knit dress with tank top or spaghetti strap shoulders, overcoat light weight knit - "burn-out?", with a flowery subtle print, no belt.  regular neckline in the back.  Sorry, no hat.

Dress, Callot Soeurs, Linen lace and silk satin with silk-knotted fringe, tunic center back. Los Angeles County Museum of Art. I presume this is a dress worn in half-mourning.

IVORY SILK SATIN WEDDING GOWN, 1912 Silk charmeuse trained gown, lace bodice trimmed w/ crystal beads & pearls.

Ivory Silk Satin Wedding Gown, 1912 for May auction! Silk charmeuse trained gown, lace bodice trimmed with crystal beads & pearls.

Two dresses from the Edwardian era: an intricately decorated Indian ball gown with colored silk and metal thread embroidery and a gray faille and lace gown with bow detail at the back

Two dresses from the Edwardian era: an intricately decorated Indian ball gown with colored silk and metal thread embroidery and a gray faille and lace gown with bow detail at the back. Via Kerry Taylor Auctions.

DieselSteamGypsy : Photo

Day dress, Toronto, Skirt has an asymmetrical overskirt slanting from hem to knee at the side seam. Custom-made at Eaton's department store.

Evening Gown 1912 Augusta Auctions (OMG that dress!)

Evening Gown 1912 Augusta Auctions (OMG that dress!)

Circa 1911

Triangular draping & use of borders, layers, defined sash waist Evening dress, Photo: Metropolitan Museum of Art.

1902-1919 | El blog de Las Cosas de Mami

Dress, Evening Jeanne Hallée (French, Date: Culture: French Medium: silk, metallic, glass. Mimic overlay and belt for cabaret gown.

Doucet Afternoon Dress,  1900-1903 (Back view)

Afternoon Dress Jacques Doucet 1903 This is an elegant afternoon dress that would be suitable for afternoon events, such as the races and other promenade activities. The dress is an excellent example.

Dress, Mme Gabrielle: ca. 1870's, silk faille dress, it's embellished with floral embroidery ornaments on the bodice and the skirt, with its bustle and train. "It was worn by Gertrude Ellen Dupuy who married Henry Shelton Sanford in 1864, both of wealthy American families. Gertrude was born in Philadelphia; they married in Paris and then lived in Brussels for a time."

Dress, Mme Gabrielle: ca. silk faille dress "It was worn by Gertrude Ellen Dupuy who married Henry Shelton Sanford in both of wealthy American families. Gertrude was born in Philadelphia; they married in Paris and then lived in Brussels for a time.

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