Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

3 May 2014 – 15 March 2015. This exhibition traced the development of the fashionable white wedding dress and its treatment by key fashion designers such as Charles Frederick Worth, Norman Hartnell, Charles James, John Galliano, Christian Lacroix, Vivienne Westwood and Vera Wang over the last two centuries.

About the Exhibition
About the Exhibition

This exhibition will highlighted the history and development of the wedding dress, revealing fascinating details…

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Blog: Wedding Dresses 1775 - 2014
Blog: Wedding Dresses 1775 - 2014

This blog highlights some of the exciting things that went on behind the scenes in the run up to this major fash…

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Wedding Dresses Pinterest Board
Wedding Dresses Pinterest Board

Explore a Pinterest board of wedding dresses from the V&A collections and repin to your boards.

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Video: Pam Hogg
Video: Pam Hogg

Designer Pam Hogg discusses the process of designing a wedding dress for model Mary Chateris.

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Video: Philip Treacy
Video: Philip Treacy

Milliner Philip Treacy explains the creation of a hat for Mrs Camilla Parker Bowles to be worn at her wedding to…

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Video: Gareth Pugh
Video: Gareth Pugh

Gareth Pugh discusses the initial inspiration that led to a wedding dress for Katie Shillingford.

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All of This Belongs to You

1 April – 19 July 2015. The V&A examines the role of public institutions in contemporary life and what it means to be responsible for a national collection.

VIsit the V&A exhibition All of This Belongs to You