1916 Lucile evening gown (Metropolitan Museum (?))

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From pinterest.com-pin-463800461595337628- via pinterest.com-suziechops-fashion-1910-s-. Also posted to the Designed by Lucile Albumette here.

1916 Lucile evening gown (Metropolitan Museum (?)) From pinterest.com-pin-463800461595337628- via pinterest.com-suziechops-fashion-1910-s-

The bodice and upper part of the over-skirt are made with a paler shade of pink silk. The under-skirt is knee high. Lucile re-used this basic design in 1917.

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