Wedding gown, Worth, 1879. Ivory silk satin and silk damask with floss, chenille, & pearl embroidery. Shown at the Western Reserve Historical Society's exhibit "Tying the Knot: Cleveland Wedding Fashions, 1830–1980." Click through for bigger pic.
Wedding dress with standing collar, Hirsch, 1915. Silk crepe de chine bolero-type bodice trimmed with bobbin lace with v-neck and gauzy cotton tulle modesty. Closes in front with metal snaps and lined with silk pongé, which closes with hooks & eyes. Flaired, weighted skirt with train. Rijksmuseum