Wedding dress

Wedding dress

Jan Muir
1969
Worsted wool twill trimmed with braid
Museum no. T.268-1986

This high-waisted wool dress with a collar and smock sleeves was worn by Lady Pamela Harlech, a former Vogue editor, at her 1969 wedding. The bride wore strips of braid in her hair to match the Celtic design on the front of the dress. The New York Times reported that family members at the ceremony were 'all wearing flamboyant, hippie-style outfits.