This exhibition delineates the development of the fashionable white wedding dress and covered some famous fashion designers such as Charles Frederick Worth, Norman Hartnell, Charles James, John Galliano, Christian Lacroix, Vivienne Westwood and Vera Wang offering their great works over the last two centuries. . The V&A’s collections are the most romantic, glamorous and extravagant wedding dresses and also including some important new acquisitions as well as loans such us the purple dress worn by Dita Von Teese for her marriage to Marilyn Manson and the outfits worn by Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale on their wedding day. The exhibition highlights the histories of the dresses and revealing fascinating details about the lives of the wearers.
Due to my research topic, the focus is wedding dresses of 1970s. With flowy embroidered wedding dresses and floral halos trending right now, the 1970s are back in a big way. Seventies-inspired wedding dresses are romantic, feminine, and organic. There are some original 1970s wedding pictures and also some modern takes on this stylish trend.