This detailed American day ensemble is finely detailed example of the period. According to the donor, Mrs. Philip J. Roosevelt, it was worn by her sister Gladys Roosevelt." The donor was a cousin to Theodore Roosevelt
Tailored Suit, about Wool with soutache trim; cream silk faux vest with silk embroidery. Love this suit. You can't see the subtle black soutache embroidery, but you get a sense of the colored trim on the faux waistcoat.