Items tagged "1930s": 71
Cream satin wedding dress with train. Dress has dropped waist, full circle skirt, long fitted sleeves, and scoop neck. Train attaches to shoulders with hooks and eyes and snaps. Train has the same cream satin fabric and layered ruffled netting underneath. Dress and train are largely hand sewn, with machine sewing for larger seams.
Students carry a daisy chain on Class Day, 1940, wearing matching dresses. Note the graduating seniors behind them, also wearing matching dresses. Â© Vassar College, Archives & Special Collections Ref. # Ph.f4.17
Wedding ensemble with components of cream silk crepe back satin, lace, metal, pearl, wax, and leather. Dress (a): bias cut; bodice with curved seam under bust; two-layered sleeves below with round buttons on lower portion of center back sleeves; lace cowl neck; inset buttons at center back; natural waist line; full length; straight skirt with…