The Bridal Path
Posterior padding—the height of 19th-century fashion, even on the prairie—lives on, thanks to dramatically bustled skirts. This duchess satin ball gown stays true to form, while showcasing a pearl embroidered collar and cuffs. About $5,200, 212-768-0707, Anna Maier/Ulla-Maija Couture. Hair stick, Thomas Knoell Designs. Oval stone ring, Brooks Brothers, 800-274-1815.