Evening gown, Withey (or Witey), Detroit, Pearl gray silk brocade in an orchid pattern. Trimmed with metallic embroidered silk net and has an century pannier effect on the hip. Detroit Historical Museum by dominique
vintage Edwardian dress: silk with Chinese embroidery ok so I know the dress is over a hundred years old and I know that my ample frame would never work in it-- but it's beautiful. Just beautiful Classics,costume
Worth Dress - - by Charles Frederick Worth (English, - Chiffon and sequins - Victora and Albert Museum - Mlle. Umm Charles couldn't have done this gown, he was dead over 20 years lol must be the House of Worth did it.
From the Stickley Museum's fascinating blog, this scene is "Visiting & Receiving." Left: plum ribbed silk faille with chemical lace detailing, ca. 1911. Center: pale yellow ribbed silk with china silk front, ca. 1911. Right: dark lilac printed silk decorated with chain stitch embroidery, ca. 1911. See http://www.stickleymuseum.org/blog/ for lots of other interesting info.
Two-piece dress, Sweden, Pink silk moiré with white bobbin lace on machine-made tulle and white silk tulle. Hand- and machine-sewn. Skirt has eight panels. Hallwyl Museum, Sweden Little Mermaid Pink Dress - Absolutely!