detail of metal embroidery on a deep orange velvet probable German court dress, ca. 1828 Medium: silk, metal Dimensions: Length at CB: 52 in. cm) Purchase, Gifts from Various Donors,
Witches or wizard dress
Witches or wizard dress. Super cute Witches dress. Velvet bodice, silver detail stitchery, purple dress with sheer black over lay w/ teal sparkle oval like shapes. 2nd over lay of skirt short black chiffon, zig zag w/ stars. Teal chiffon ruffle at bottom. Silver bow at waist and at bottom of each sleeve. Shoulders slight puffy effect. Size reads small will fit size 4/5. Minor defect: in back of dress slight 1/2" detachment/gap of the top star layer. Can be worn w/o seeing or it is an easy…
Velvet effect leopard print blazer. Two front pockets. One button fastening. Black silk effect lining. PLUS: Mid length skirt. Silver metallic effect. Small pleats around the skirt. Black lining on the inside.
Alexander McQueen black velvet and bugle beaded evening gown, 'In memory of Elizabeth Howe, Salem collection, Autumn-Winter, the silver-grey bugle beads forming a star-burst effect to the upper bodice which scatter as they descend down the trained skirt
In a beautiful shade of shell pink, this dress from Monnalisa has a lovely fitted brocade bodice and a full tulle skirt. The pink rose brocade is threaded with silver and the tulle has a glitter effect. A slim, blue velvet belt adds an elegant contrast. There are tulle net and viscose satin underskirts, with a cotton twill lining and back zip to fasten.
Fitted bodice with long sleeves and high neck. Skirt with simple bustle effect and the hem finished with deep frill of pleated velvet. The dress is fastened with 'silver' buttons down the front and at the cuffs.