Wedding Dresses 1775-2014

As wedding season is in full swing and excitingly we have a wedding in the office/ family in only 8 weeks time, we thought what better way to celebrate than visiting the glorious Wedding Dresses Exhibition held at the V&A . The exhibition traces the development of the fashionable white wedding dress and its treatment by key fashion designers including works by couture icon and a favourite here at Gently Worn, Charles Frederick Worth. The exhibition offers a panorama of fashion over the last two centuries giving the viewer an insight into how fashions are shaped and influenced by royalty, public figures and celebrities. Continue reading