Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

• Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

The history of the wedding dress more than one hundred years. bride's outfit is constantly changing, following fashion: dresses were white and color, lush and closely fitting, with high waistline and low. Together, let us look at how to change the wedding dress for the last two hundred years by the example of the historical wedding dresses of the Metropolitan Museum.

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Queen Victoria in her wedding dress, 1840

At different times and in different countries changed the color of the wedding dress. But one rule applied always and everywhere invariably: it must be smart. If a family can afford to spend, the money it is not spared. If not, the bride walked down the aisle in the most beautiful dress from her wardrobe.

In the 19th century, white and cream were the main colors of wedding dresses in Europe. Especially after the wedding of Queen Victoria, who chose for his wedding in 1840, a simple dress of ivory.

However, white as the color of purity and innocence could afford only a young girl. Widows, spinsters, and not rich bride chose a more practical color.

In the 20th century, white does not take positions. However, it happened that the bride wore bright colors, for example, to shock the audience and show that conventions they are not interested (in 1920-30-ies). A marriage were that it was during the war.

Of course, if you had the opportunity, bridal dresses were sewn in the latest fashion, and it is easy to see how varied the ladies' room with the passage of time.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

of America 1805-1808. In the era of empire bright colors in general we were in fashion, so the wedding dresses were often white.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1812

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1834 England.

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1837 France.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1841 England. bride simple agricultural worker. These dresses were worn at a wedding for the first time, and then they were worn to church on Sundays, or to pass a younger relative.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1857 England.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1864 France.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1865

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

the shoe to this dress.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1872-1874, Britain or France.

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1874 America.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1875 wedding corset.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1877 La Mode Illustre.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1884 Boston, America.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1887 England.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1889 America.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1896 House of Worth.

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fragments.

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1899 England. 35-year-old bride Gariet Joyce found the white dress inappropriate at her age and chose this color. The dress she sewed herself. Gariet worked as a maid and, accordingly, perfectly sewed. She wore a dress after the wedding, a little Sause it.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1903 All layers wedding dress.

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1904 Petticoat.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1905 England.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1905 England. Wedding corset.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1906 America.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1915

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

fragment.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1919 America.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1921

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1925 France. Jeanne Lanvin. The ensemble is made in the style of Italian fashion from the 15th century.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1927

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1928 America.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1930 France. Callot sisters.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

shoes for this dress.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1932 Wedding Hat Cloche.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1933 England. Dress Margaret Whigham, the daughter of a Scottish millionaire. Designer Norman Hartnell. 30 seamstresses sewed this dress for six weeks.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

fragments.

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1934 England. Charles James. complex cut master James said: "Every seam in my board has its own meaning. It emphasizes some part of the body. "

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1935

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1938 England. Bold dress Monica Maurice, independent woman and despised conventionality. Also in 1938 she became the only woman accepted into the Association of mining electrical engineers (and remained so until 1978). She loved cars and airplanes. And I wore a dress cause. Favorite color she had bright red.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

It is the same.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1940, the Lilli Ann.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1941 England. During the Second World War in Europe, many of the bride dresses sewn from this matter, which could get. This dress, for example, made of fabric for the curtains.

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1946 Pierre Balmain.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1948-49 of Charles James.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

the 1950s.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

the 1950s. Pierre Balmain.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1951 Norman Hartnell.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1955 America.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1955 Dior.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1957 Balenciaga.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1960. Valentino.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1960. Cristobal Balenciaga.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1964 Marc Bohan for Dior.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1960, the William Travilla.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1968 England. Wedding coat, which served as inspiration for the shape of the Russian officers.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1971

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1972

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1973

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1979 England.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

the 1980s.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1987 England.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

The end of the 1980s.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

the 1990s.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

the 1990s. Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

1995 Christian Lacroix.

Wedding dresses - 200 years of history

2000 Yohji Yamamoto.