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ANN LOWE ONE of a KIND TULLE and VELVET BALLGOWN, 1950s.

White tulle with appliqued red velvet trim and oversized bows, fitted cap sleeve bodice and voluminous layered skirt, interior corset and stiff under-skirt. Labeled. Ann Cole Lowe was the first successful African American fashion designer, creating Jackie Kennedy’s wedding gown in 1953.