Photo Shoot Today

Busy, busy, busy. Work is hectic, and then I come home and either crash or do more work. So as you have probably already guessed, this week is light on posting.

evening dress by Charles Frederick Worth, c. 1885, from Phoenix Art Museum, photographed by Ken Howie

The above Charles Frederick Worth gown was acquired and photographed for the Phoenix Art Museum while I was an intern there. I can still vividly remember assisting on that photo shoot.

Today, I am running a photo shoot of garments from the fashion study collection where I work. Hoping my own shoot goes as well as the first one I worked on in Phoenix. Wish me luck!


  1. Good luck! That gown is exquisite.

    • jacqueline says:

      Thanks! It seemed to go well.

      Here’s a fun fact — that dress has two bodices. What is photographed here is the evening bodice. There’s also a dinner bodice that has long sleeves and a high neck.

  2. Sandra says:

    The Met exhibit had some Worth gens on display and they were gorgeous to see in person! The detail….

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