Two-piece silk evening dress, Henriette Favre, Little is known of Mme. Most surviving examples of her work are very formal, including this one. It exemplifies the fine workmanship characteristic of even the smaller couture houses in Paris.
WORTH EVENING DRESS with COURT TRAIN WORN by FORMER FIRST LADY HARRIET LANE at the COURT of ST. JAMES, c. 1898. 2-piece black silk velvet voided to satin, boned back-lacing bodice cut along velvet floral and inset at shoulder, front and back with cream Alencon lace over chiffon with spangles, short sleeve having lace ruffle, matching skirt with three front lace gores over pleated chiffon and long, square train, silk lining. Whitaker Auctions.
Russian court dress, Worth, ca. Silver moiré skirt and emerald green silk velvet boned bodice with matching train. It is trimmed with a band of silk fringe and velvet ruffles. Indianapolis Museum of Art
Visiting Dress, circa Two-piece gray silk faille. Boned bodice covered in pleated black chiffon with sequins and crystal beads. Sleeves puffed front and back, ruffled collar. Skirt lined in polished cotton with velvet hem band.
Fashion Chemistry Evening Dresses in Toronto - Papilio Boutique
Style #354 from the Fashion Chemistry line is a long sleeve sequined evening gown features flower 3-D embroidery on the top, velvet belt, keyhole open back, and a full-length sheer skirt, available in black, beige #papilioboutique #eveningwear