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
The Exhibition offers a comprehensive look at the fashion that flourished from post Second World War to modern day. It allows you to walk through a timeline of fashion houses and key designers that contributed the exceptional quality of techniques, materials and expertise for which Italy has become renowned.