Daily Archives: June 29, 2011

Lace Exhibition: The Hapsburg Imperial Bridal Veil – “Wedding Belles”, Hillwood Museum, Washington DC, June 18, 2011 to January 1, 2012

The Hapsburg Imperial Bridal Veil By Karen Thompson, volunteer, Textiles, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Also, see: http://blog.americanhistory.si.edu/osaycanyousee/2011/06/the-finer-details-of-the-hapsburg-imperial-bridal-veil.html The spectacular Austrian Imperial Bridal Veil was made for the wedding of Princess Stéphanie of Belgium and Austro-Hungarian … Continue reading

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