This beautiful dress, designed by Edith Head for Elizabeth Taylor to wear in 1951's, A PLACE IN THE SUN. A strapless boned bodice top with an enormous white tulle skirt over pale green satin, and white violets covering the bust. One could argue that this dress defined a look for proms and brides for the following decade.
Couture Gala Dress, Dior: spring 1958, silk faille, built-in boned net corset, full skirt over silk and seven layers banded crinoline, rose/bow at center front bodice and side hem gathers. Label: "Printemps- Ete 1958 Christian Dior Paris 92502"