If you are itching to look just like Kate or Pippa Middleton this wedding season, you are in luck. ABS has come out with dresses that look just like the original gowns they wore that day, for a fraction of the price. They will be available at Lord & Taylor in mid July but they are currently taking pre-orders.
Kate’s wedding gown will cost you $950 and her reception gown costs $450. Pippa’s dress will set you back $390.
Dorothy Shaver, born on July 29, 1893, in Center Point, Arkansas, was the first woman in the United States to head a multi-million dollar firm. She became president of the prestigious New York City Fifth Avenue firm of Lord & Taylor in 1945 and is credited with much of the company’s success. She was a trailblazer and a trendsetter, learn more about her life at the Encyclopedia of Arkansas.