1927 Evening ensemble by Madame Francis. Marjorie Merriweather Post wore this to the coming-out ball for her daughter Eleanor. Via Hillwood Museum. by SilmarwenA
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SilmarwenA 1927 Evening ensemble by Madame Francis. Marjorie Merriweather Post wore this to the coming-out ball for her daughter Eleanor. Via Hillwood Museum.
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Madame Francis evening ensemble from the debut of her daughter Eleanor in 1927 by gladys
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gladys Madame Francis evening ensemble from the debut of her daughter Eleanor in 1927
Retro fashion
Marjorie Merriweather Post was known for her large decorative arts collection that focuses heavily on the House of Romanov she and husband bought from Stalin's government in 1930s. This chandelier of the 18th century was taken from the Catherine's Palace in Tsarskoye Selo. Marjorie has put this chandelier in her luncheon hall of her estate that became Hillwood Museum. says another pinner by jordan
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jordan Marjorie Merriweather Post was known for her large decorative arts collection that focuses heavily on the House of Romanov she and husband bought from Stalin's government in 1930s. This chandelier of the 18th century was taken from the Catherine's Palace in Tsarskoye Selo. Marjorie has put this chandelier in her luncheon hall of her estate that became Hillwood Museum. says another pinner
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A vintage photo shows Marjorie Merriweather Post s festooned Christmas tree drenched in gold in front of the living room’s oceanfront windows at Mar-a-Lago. Photocredit: ©Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens by nina
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nina A vintage photo shows Marjorie Merriweather Post s festooned Christmas tree drenched in gold in front of the living room’s oceanfront windows at Mar-a-Lago. Photocredit: ©Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens
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Marjorie Merriweather Post at daughter Dena's 1946 Wedding by lorraine
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lorraine Marjorie Merriweather Post at daughter Dena's 1946 Wedding
Vintage Prints
Dress side detail. This dress was worn by Sarah Coke, who lived at Brookhill Hall, Pinxton, Derbyshire, at a fancydress ball in Nottingham in 1826. It was Sarah's "coming out" ball, her first social event as an adult, and the dress was supposed to represent the fashion of Charles II's time, and she wore her hair in ringlets, adorned with white ostrich feathers. by nancy
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nancy Dress side detail. This dress was worn by Sarah Coke, who lived at Brookhill Hall, Pinxton, Derbyshire, at a fancydress ball in Nottingham in 1826. It was Sarah's "coming out" ball, her first social event as an adult, and the dress was supposed to represent the fashion of Charles II's time, and she wore her hair in ringlets, adorned with white ostrich feathers.
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A boathouse at Topridge in the Adirondacks, once owned by Marjorie Merriweather Post. Photo Roger Wade. by nina
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nina A boathouse at Topridge in the Adirondacks, once owned by Marjorie Merriweather Post. Photo Roger Wade.
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Marjorie Merriweather Post's Cartier emerald and diamond pendant brooch, circa 1923, next to a painting of Post wearing the brooch. Painting by Giulio de Blaas, 1929. by tabitha
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tabitha Marjorie Merriweather Post's Cartier emerald and diamond pendant brooch, circa 1923, next to a painting of Post wearing the brooch. Painting by Giulio de Blaas, 1929.
Jewelry and Accessories
12.386 Hillwood Mansion, Icon Room  Moscow, 1875 Firm of Pavel Ovchinnikov Silver, enamel, bone  H. 4 1/2 in. Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973  A relatively early example of the work of Pavel Ovchinnikov is this teapot with a pink rose with its leaves and buds painted in champlevé enamel. Ovchinnikov was second only to Sazikov in his experimentation with old techniques of enamel and silver production. Ovchinnikov founded his firm in 1851 in Moscow and became along with Ivan Khlebnikov by beatriz
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beatriz 12.386 Hillwood Mansion, Icon Room Moscow, 1875 Firm of Pavel Ovchinnikov Silver, enamel, bone H. 4 1/2 in. Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973 A relatively early example of the work of Pavel Ovchinnikov is this teapot with a pink rose with its leaves and buds painted in champlevé enamel. Ovchinnikov was second only to Sazikov in his experimentation with old techniques of enamel and silver production. Ovchinnikov founded his firm in 1851 in Moscow and became along with Ivan Khlebnikov
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1878 Pingat dress purchased by Mrs. Augustus Newland Eddy (née Abby Louise Spencer), when she was in Paris with her father in 1878. According to the donor's grandmother, Mrs. Eddy wore this dress for a portrait painted by G.P.A. Healy. Via Chicago History Museum, by myra
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myra 1878 Pingat dress purchased by Mrs. Augustus Newland Eddy (née Abby Louise Spencer), when she was in Paris with her father in 1878. According to the donor's grandmother, Mrs. Eddy wore this dress for a portrait painted by G.P.A. Healy. Via Chicago History Museum,
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Evening dress, 1909-11 From the Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens by babegotback
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babegotback Evening dress, 1909-11 From the Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens
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Jacqueline Kennedy Engagement Bangle Bracelet- The engagement bracelet is an exact replica of the bangle received by Jackie for her engagement to JFK. She wore it her whole life and eventually bequeathed it to her daughter Caroline. by elyssa stephens
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elyssa stephens Jacqueline Kennedy Engagement Bangle Bracelet- The engagement bracelet is an exact replica of the bangle received by Jackie for her engagement to JFK. She wore it her whole life and eventually bequeathed it to her daughter Caroline.
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Find out how to fix your sleep problems. The 1 way I finally made this happen. Plus 5 tips from my daughter on what works for her by lucy
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lucy Find out how to fix your sleep problems. The 1 way I finally made this happen. Plus 5 tips from my daughter on what works for her
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Camp Topridge in the Adirondacks, New York - This Adirondack Great Camp was bought in 1920 and substantially expanded and renovated in 1923 by Marjorie Merriweather Post. The beautiful retreat was once accessible only by boat or floatplane and features lovely boathouses with tree-like support columns. Camp Topridge consists of 68 buildings, including private guest cabins and a main lodge with a movie theater. by echkbet
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echkbet Camp Topridge in the Adirondacks, New York - This Adirondack Great Camp was bought in 1920 and substantially expanded and renovated in 1923 by Marjorie Merriweather Post. The beautiful retreat was once accessible only by boat or floatplane and features lovely boathouses with tree-like support columns. Camp Topridge consists of 68 buildings, including private guest cabins and a main lodge with a movie theater.
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Can I borrow this? Edward Molyneux evening dress ca. 1926-1927 via The Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art by yixuan090413
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yixuan090413 Can I borrow this? Edward Molyneux evening dress ca. 1926-1927 via The Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Attributed to Goupy | Evening ensemble | French | The Metropolitan Museum of Art by Terese Vernita
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Terese Vernita Attributed to Goupy | Evening ensemble | French | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Vintage Fashion
Eighteenth century wedding ensemble worn by Miss Jane Bailey on the day of her marriage to James Wickham, 1780.  Chertsey Museum. by Ilanag
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Ilanag Eighteenth century wedding ensemble worn by Miss Jane Bailey on the day of her marriage to James Wickham, 1780. Chertsey Museum.
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1778 Francis Montresor by John Copley. For her portrait, Mrs. John Montresor wore a costume that was in the latest style, a female riding by jd1
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jd1 1778 Francis Montresor by John Copley. For her portrait, Mrs. John Montresor wore a costume that was in the latest style, a female riding
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Elsa Schiaparelli | Evening ensemble | French | The Metropolitan Museum of Art by Terese Vernita
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Terese Vernita Elsa Schiaparelli | Evening ensemble | French | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Suit, Hubert de Givenchy, Paris, France: 1955, wool with moiré silk panels in the skirt. "This ensemble was designed by the Parisian couturier Hubert de Givenchy (b. 1927) for Leslie Caron (b. 1931), the French film actress and dancer. It was made for a play called 'Orvet' by Jean Renoir, who was Caron's great friend and mentor. He wrote it for her, and also directed it. It was first performed at the Theatre de la Renaissance, Paris, on 12 March 1955." by c.g.
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c.g. Suit, Hubert de Givenchy, Paris, France: 1955, wool with moiré silk panels in the skirt. "This ensemble was designed by the Parisian couturier Hubert de Givenchy (b. 1927) for Leslie Caron (b. 1931), the French film actress and dancer. It was made for a play called 'Orvet' by Jean Renoir, who was Caron's great friend and mentor. He wrote it for her, and also directed it. It was first performed at the Theatre de la Renaissance, Paris, on 12 March 1955."
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Evening ensemble by House of Worth ca. 1888 French | The Metropolitan Museum of Art by kelli
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kelli Evening ensemble by House of Worth ca. 1888 French | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Tutorial by Marjorie on how to make this quilt using the Chisel die! by emily
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emily Tutorial by Marjorie on how to make this quilt using the Chisel die!
Quilts and Quilt Blocks
The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Evening ensemble by Keet
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Keet The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Evening ensemble
Historical Costume
Titanic Survivors Charlotte Collyer and her 8-year-old daughter Marjorie after they finally made it to America. She has a White Star Line blanket on her lap. Their faces say it...things are never going to be the same. by yy_sky
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yy_sky Titanic Survivors Charlotte Collyer and her 8-year-old daughter Marjorie after they finally made it to America. She has a White Star Line blanket on her lap. Their faces say it...things are never going to be the same.
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Evening dress, ca 1927 England or France, the Bowes Museum by .Vicky.Toria.
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.Vicky.Toria. Evening dress, ca 1927 England or France, the Bowes Museum
Historia del traje
We traded in our apple books for pumpkin books at the library this week so I switched out our Apple Sensory Bin for Five Little Pumpkins. My daughter could not wait to get her hands on it. {This post contains affiliate links, read our Disclosure Policy for more information.} How we put together our bin: We kept our black bean base … by isabelle
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isabelle We traded in our apple books for pumpkin books at the library this week so I switched out our Apple Sensory Bin for Five Little Pumpkins. My daughter could not wait to get her hands on it. {This post contains affiliate links, read our Disclosure Policy for more information.} How we put together our bin: We kept our black bean base …
Food For Thought
Halston ensemble ca. 1970 via The Indianapolis Museum of Art by terri
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terri Halston ensemble ca. 1970 via The Indianapolis Museum of Art
Artwork
Evening Ensemble    Cristobal Blenciaga, 1953    The Goldstein Museum of Design by rena
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rena Evening Ensemble Cristobal Blenciaga, 1953 The Goldstein Museum of Design
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Fontana evening ensemble, 1954    From the Metropolitan Museum of Art by hillary
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hillary Fontana evening ensemble, 1954 From the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Edouard Manet
Parure 'The Lotos Flowers' and necklace presented to Grand Duchess Maria by her father Alexander II in 1874. Maria was the only daughter in Emperor's family so her parents did everything for her. Maria became The Duchess of Edinburg at the age of 21 and wore these jewels on the coronation of Nikolay II in 1896. After Maria's death her jewels were gained by the sister of HMTQ Elizabeth II's husband. After her death the jewels were sold and by We
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We Parure 'The Lotos Flowers' and necklace presented to Grand Duchess Maria by her father Alexander II in 1874. Maria was the only daughter in Emperor's family so her parents did everything for her. Maria became The Duchess of Edinburg at the age of 21 and wore these jewels on the coronation of Nikolay II in 1896. After Maria's death her jewels were gained by the sister of HMTQ Elizabeth II's husband. After her death the jewels were sold and
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Find out how to fix your sleep problems. The 1 way I finally made this happen. Plus 5 tips from my daughter on what works for her by lucy
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lucy Find out how to fix your sleep problems. The 1 way I finally made this happen. Plus 5 tips from my daughter on what works for her
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