2018 Dress of the Year

The Maryland Historical Society Fashion Archives has announced its Dress of the Year 2018! With its stunning metallic gold and silver embroidery, lace trims, and its sequin-adorned net overlay, this early 1900s Doucet gown continues to take our breath away!

Read more about Doucet and this stunning dress in the following blog post: http://blog.mdhs.org/costumes/jacques-doucet-the-collector-in-the-collections 

 

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Evening Gown, Doucet, 1900-1905, Gift of Mrs. William S. Hilles, 1974.62.9 a&b, Maryland Historical Society