Ballgowns: British Glamour Since 1950

Alexander McQueen, S/S 2011. Image: Courtesy Christopher Moore, Catwalking

19 May 2012 – 6 January 2013 at V&A South Kensington

The V&A celebrates the opening of the newly renovated Fashion Galleries with an exhibition of beautiful ballgowns, red carpet evening dresses and catwalk showstoppers. Displayed over two floors, ‘Ballgowns: British Glamour Since 1950’ will feature more than sixty designs for social events such as private parties, royal balls, state occasions and opening nights.
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