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Taupe Swarovski crystal-beaded mermaid gown worn by Jennifer Hudson

Catalog Data

Designed by:
Randi Rahm, American, born 1970  Search this
Worn by:
Jennifer Kate Hudson, American, born 1981  Search this
Medium:
tulle, satin, and crystal beads
Dimensions:
H x W: 59 1/16 × 14 9/16 in. (150 × 37 cm)
Type:
evening dresses
Date:
2011
Description:
A taupe-colored strapless mermaid gown worn by Jennifer Hudson and designed by Randi Rahm. The bodice and upper skirt are form-fitting and covered in Swarovski crystal beading. The mermaid skirt is made from plain taupe tulle and flares out with a hemline that grazes the floor. Thin taupe satin ribbon is stitched around the waist and above where the skirt flares out. It is wrapped around the dress in a criss cross pattern. The ribbon at the waist has a small bow at the center front.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2021.102.9
Restrictions & Rights:
© Randi Rahm
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Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd584be4da3-d705-452c-b774-2833b8bfe4b4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2021.102.9