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
Grace Coolidge’s Evening Gown Blue satin flapper-style evening gown trimmed with dark-blue sequins and gold glass beads. Grace Coolidge gave the dress to her White House maid, Maggie Rogers. It was likely shortened to be worn by Maggie’s daughter Lillian.
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.
Black chiffon evening dress with silver lace bodice. The dress has a fashionable low waist and a stunning long side train. The asymmetrical neckline is ornamented with applied pearls, the dress edges are trimmed with silver metallic braid.
One expensive costume! JEWELED FLAPPER DRESS, Sleeveless white and black net over nude chiffon, pieced in an arrow and diamond pattern, decorated with crystal and black beads and rhinestones, scalloped hem with beaded rings.