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Dress - Wedding Dress

From the Collection of Sovereign Hill and Gold Museum Bradshaw Street Ballarat Victoria

Description
Off white matt satin with shiny flower pattern embossed in fabric. Tight fitting bodice with 'V' neckline and long sleeves with self-fabric buttons.Fastens with long zipper in back opening. Skirt is made up of large fold sections and has a long train.Very heavy. Not lined Each fold edged with cream piping.This magnificent bridal gown created at Stone's in 1960. It found it's inspiration from the bridal gown by Princess Margaret for her wedding to Tony Armstrong Jones. The slimly fitted bodice has a tulip neckline. tightly fitted sleeves. The magnificent material is French brocade which shows off to perfection in the line of the skirt, which falls from a tiny waistline to fall in deep pleats in front and extends to a regal train at back.
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Last updated
4 Aug 2014 at 2:35PM