Saturday, January 10, 2015

Early Teen's Era Cream Colored Dress

From the seller:

breathtaking Edwardian wedding gown. adorned with beading and center lace panel. finished lace trim with beaded fringe. under slip has accordion pleat. weighted train. intact however offering for study, repair, or pattern.

label/maker: madame marguerite gowns

condition: good condition. missing some rhinestones out of embellishments. soiling throughout. i have not treated it. small tear on center back. small hole. small tear at hem. see photographs for additional details.
fits like: extra small.
shoulder to shoulder: na"
bust: 32" appx.
waist: 24"
hips: 32"
length: 58" front, appx. 63" back, train to 75"
shoulder to waist: band at 14"-15"
sleeve length: from neckline appx. 15.5"

From me:

Based on the waistline and closures, I'd say right about 1913. It might be earlier, but not by much, really. I doubt it's a wedding gown - there is no indications that it is.

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