There is no wedding dress on earth as young and beautiful as this. Balenciaga carves ivory gazar in a shoulder-circling headdress and train. Floating beauty.
Balenciaga gives cloth a purity and calm nothing can disturb - the bias oval curves of gazar spread taut the length of a bridal headdress and train, and a dinner cape and dress.
Balenciaga's Marvels of Form -
The Brides Dress.
The Cape Dress:
All Bias Ovals
Vogue July 1967
Photography: David Bailey
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