Lily Elsie wearing Lucile


Lily Elsie wearing Lucile From

High enclosing necklines are day rigueur for respectable day wear before World War I. Columns of buttons have worked before the 1900s, work in the 1900s, and will continue to work afterwards.

Keywords:  Lucy Duff Gordon as designer, Lucy Duff Gordon, Lucile, Lucy Sutherland, Lady Duff Gordon, The Merry Widow, Lily Elsie, bouffant coiffure, feathered hat, blouse, high enclosing neckline, ruff, bow tie, jacket, high neckline, buttons, long close sleeves, necklace

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