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The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Dress Date: ca. 1900 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 70 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of The New York Historical Society, 1979

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“Why do women want to dress like men when they’re fortunate enough to be women? Why lose femininity, which is one of our greatest charms? We get more accomplished by being charming than we would be flaunting around in pants and smoking. I’m very fond of men. I think they are wonderful creatures. I love them dearly. But I don’t want to look like one. When women gave up their long skirts, they made a grave error…”   ― Tasha Tudor

“Why do women want to dress like men when they’re fortunate enough to be women? Why lose femininity, which is one of our greatest charms? We get more accomplished by being charming than we would be flaunting around in pants and smoking. I’m very fond of men. I think they are wonderful creatures. I love them dearly. But I don’t want to look like one. When women gave up their long skirts, they made a grave error…” ― Tasha Tudor

This is drool worthy  The gown is fashioned from very fine sheer batiste and is completely hand embroidered with high-relief, padded satin stitch.    The long trained skirt is beautifully scalloped, following the pattern of the embroidery.

This is drool worthy The gown is fashioned from very fine sheer batiste and is completely hand embroidered with high-relief, padded satin stitch. The long trained skirt is beautifully scalloped, following the pattern of the embroidery.

antique 1900s edwardian eyelet lace lawn dress | Rhythms of Grace dress by Adored Vintage | #antique #antiquedress #vintagebride

antique 1900s edwardian eyelet lace lawn dress | Rhythms of Grace dress by Adored Vintage | #antique #antiquedress #vintagebride

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