American Brides Slide 15

Yellow lace dress from 1972 and 2009 white dress with navy blue cropped jacket

Designed by Matthew Earnest
Wedding dress of white jersey knit with inverted pleats at midriff and a navy linen faille Spencer-style jacket.Worn by Allison V. Smith, granddaughter of Stanley Marcus, at her wedding to Barry Whistler in August 2009. Smith worked closely with Matthew Earnest on a full-length dress for the ceremony in Rockport, Maine. The dress was then altered by the designer, who cut off the dress below the knew, transforming it for the reception.
Courtesy of Allison V. Smith