Evening dress, attributed to Callot Soeurs, Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens. Worn by Marjorie Merriweather Post for her presentation at the Court of St. The tubular dress is sleeveless with dropped waistline and slightly flared at bottom.
Evening dress with tiered chiffon skirt, American, ca. Made for movement & dancing. Three layers of silk chiffon cut with handkerchief hem, with many points hanging down from substantial width of beading. Above this floating base, bodice hangs smooth
Dress and coat, Molyneux, ca. Silk velvet with matching applied raised flower heads from some fabric amongst beaded foliage worked in diamante, bugle beads & faux pearls. Sleeveless dress decorated at dropped waist, with asymmetric hem.
SEQUINED & BEADED TABARD, c. 1925 Black net, shoulder to hip area covered w/ black & gunmetal sequins in dense circular patterns, stylized branch & blossom pattern below hip to hem is partially concealed by long beaded fringe
Evening dress, ca Very pale pink silk georgette & black net with round neckline. Has all-over cream & pink leaf embroidery & cream & pink silk velvet flowers. Net skirt has many-paneled handkerchief hem. Goldstein Museum of Design, Univ. of Minnesota.