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Evening gown, Jeanne Paquin, Paris, Winter Two pieces, Empire waist. Black silk net over ivory silk satin and black velvet sash and bow. All decorated with white and jet beads

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1910 Black Cotton Velvet and Silk Chantilly Lace Edwardian Gown. Edwardian fashion is so gorgeous. I have to admit that I love film versions of Forster novels for the fashions as much as the stories!

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Title: Woman's Dress Date: 1910 Lace, embroidery, beads, ruffles - this dress is rich with details in the style popular between 1900 and Mrs. Sarah Strain had the gown custom made at Eaton's Department store while she was visiting Toronto in

Evening dress, Mme. Hayward, London, ca. 1909-10. Silk, metal, cotton. This skirt is part of a dress that is included in Janet Arnold's "Patterns of Fashion: Englishwomen's dresses and their construction ca. 1860-1940." She describes it as "an evening dress in black silk net covered with tiny 1/8" silver sequins over an ivory satin underskirt." Museum of London

Hayward, London, ca. "an evening dress in black silk net covered with tiny silver sequins over an ivory satin underskirt." Museum of London