ball gown


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Luche said it took him two weeks to finish the ball gown, which he called 'Mother Nature.
The layers of silk organza with similar prints applied on the evening dresses and ball gowns gave them a richer water movement.
Taylor had previously explained that the ball gown has a "pretty, fairy-tale princess feel to it" and "fitted Diana perfectly".
Somebody had bought a new ball gown but had nowhere to wear it to.
Lisa, 37, right, who had looked demure in a full-length ball gown, demanded more slits in her outfits in a backstage standoff.
The best thing about the film is the fabulous outfits, like the white ball gown the star Sarah Jessica Parker wore for a promotional shoot for Vogue magazine (see above).
It is the holiday season and time to consider what to wear to the big social events, Scores of designers from around the world have created elegant fashions that will fit the ambience of just about any special occasion, Consider Oscar de La Renta's blue ball gown with scalloped bodice and ruffled hip pleats or Brian Reyes' diaphanous white gown that is sure to make heads turn.
There were enough jewel tones in evidence to signal a 1980s revival--Jada Pinkett Smith's sleek electric-blue strapless, Salma Hayek's flowing teal blue jersey, Meryl Streep's garnet ball gown and Jennifer Lopez's overwrought green chiffon.
Once in Sweden, with a ball gown picked out and altered to fit me--at 5 feet 2 inches, I'm smaller than the average Swede--I joined the young women in my group for a morning at the hair salon.
He fought his battle really well," said Charawan High, who wore a red ball gown and a sash reading "Matthew's Prom Date 2003" The 25-year-old nurse added, "You hang out with him 10 to 15 minutes, and you immediately fall in love with him.
Fleetwood's own custom designs range from a sweeping traditional African bubah with ashoke cloth to a gown with kente patchwork quilt skirt that brings to mind a modern take on an antebellum ball gown.
This was because Mom subscribed to the widely held belief that everyone of the H persuasion was like the two old nancies whose Manhattan boutique she would visit when she felt like splurging on a designer ball gown.
After pummeling an already literally bruised Vezzoli (sitting impassively with his embroidery hoop), she careens through the apartment in a muscatel ball gown devouring every overripe piece of decor in her wake.
Commenting on the World Travel Awards Gala Ceremony, Manon Han, vice president of the World Travel Awards, said, "The glamorous ball gown and tuxedo-clad event is likely to provide an unparalleled networking forum for those who attend.
Whether done on purpose or not, the black-and-white dress code made the bride stand out in her blush pink Michael Cinco wedding ball gown.