Wedding Dresses Museum Shows Changes in Wedding Dresses Over The Past 300 Years

Wedding Dresses Museum Shows Changes in Wedding Dresses Over The Past 300 Years
Fri 18-04-2014

Victoria and Alber Museum in Britain will be hosting an exhibition starting May 3, 2014, that will trace the development of the fashionable white wedding dress.

The exhibition will show case wedding dresses by famous fashion designers such as Charles Frederick Worth, Norman Hartnell, Charles James, John Galliano, Christian Lacroix, Vivienne Westwood and Vera Wang offering a panorama of fashion over the last two centuries.

On display will be the most romantic, glamorous and extravagant wedding dresses from the V&A’s collection and will include some important new acquisitions as well as loans including the purple dress worn by Dita Von Teese for her marriage to Marilyn Manson and the outfits worn by Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale on their wedding day.

The exhibition will highlight the histories of the dresses, revealing fascinating details about the lives of the wearers and offering an intimate insight into their circumstances and fashion choices.