The Journey of a Royal Dress
Kensington Palace, Kensington Gardens, London, W8 4PX
Discover the journey of a royal dress - from the brief and consultation between designer and royal patron to the design, tailoring and craftsmanship of the garment; then onto the styling and the event itself and finally to the conservator. How much influence does the wearer have on the designer and vice versa? What do we do with these symbols of historic moments and what can these dresses tell us about the wearer and designer?