Dita Von Teese on her wedding day, 2005. Dress by Vivienne Westwood, hat by Stephen Jones. Photograph by and courtesy of Odessy Barbu.
Exhibition now closed
17 December 2011 – 22 April 2012
Experience the evocative world of weddings through this extraordinary collection of wedding attire from the 19th century to today. See outfits inspired by tradition, practicality, fashion, fantasy – and, of course, love.
Highlights include celebrity gowns by stellar international designers such as Norman Hartnell, Vivienne Westwood, and Christian Lacroix. Also on show are special commissions by New Zealand designers WORLD, Lindah Lepou, and Jane Yeh.
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Download audio interviews with V&A curator Edwina Ehrman to your MP3 player before your visit, and then listen once you are inside the exhibition.
Watch interviews with New Zealand designers featured in Unveiled: WORLD, Lindah Lepou, and Jane Yeh.
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