Occasions for wearing evening attire have evolved from the private event to the public parade. Traditionally, the British social season included a variety of balls and other events requiring the most beautiful and exquisite ballgowns.

 

Quintessentially British, some beautiful vintage footage enjoying...

 

 Queen Mother Sees New Styles - ballgowns uk

 

 

Fashion show from the past, another beautiful piece of history

 

 

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Once upon a perfect night, unclouded and still, there came the face of a pale and beautiful lady. The tresses of her hair reached out to make the constellations, and the dewy vapours of her gown fell soft upon the land.

~ Kit Williams

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