Gown, A & M O'Connor, Philadelphia, date unknown. Ivory charmeuse with elbow-length sleeves and pleated cummerbund with back bow. Skirt with front horizontal tucks. Embroidered lace on net decorates bodice, sleeves, and sides of skirt. Charles A. Whitaker Auctions
Evening gown, Chellier, Paris, ca. 1914. Beige silk with striped pattern weave, boned bodice in net with short sleeves. Bobbin lace and net pendant bands with pearls and crystal beads ending with pearl drops. Narrow draped and gathered skirt with self bows and buttons, side lace insert and pearl drops. Whitaker Auctions
1912 Grey Silk Chiffon China Silk Reception Gown w Metalic Shell Decorations (front view). Daytime reception gowns were almost as intricately made as evening gowns, although colours tended to be more in line with daytime wear.