Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Wedding Dresses and Veils showcases the History of Weddings


Sublime Photographs of 'Here Comes the Bride' by Brigitte Grant Photography

'Here Comes the Bride' 
Hawkesbury Regional Gallery
Deerubbin Gallery, 300 George Street, Windsor, NSW
On view until 26th March
Open Every day from 10 - 4:30 except Tuesdays
Free Entry


A hand embroidered cotton lace veil with waxed orange blossoms 1920s (American)
A 1980s silk damask couture wedding gown (English)
A wool crepe wedding dress with cotton Irish crocheted and appliqu├ęd flowers from the 1960s (Australian)
Wedding crowns from the 1920s and 1930s (American)
A stunning Paul Poiret inspired voided silk wedding dress from the 1920s 
Early 1800s silk wedding shoes (American)
A 1860s Mourning dress worn to a goth wedding in Australia at Waverley Cemetery in 2013 (American)
A stunning silk organza overlaid 1950s wedding dress by Neiman & Marcus, bought in an Hawaiian thrift shop (American)
Wedding ephemera from 1907 - 1964
A beautiful lamb leather and silk chiffon gown by Orenda Creations designed by Steven Miller 2016 (Australian)