14 April 2012 – 6 January 2013
An exhibition centred on an exquisite wedding dress of 1912, designed by famous couturier Lucile in the year she was rescued from the ill-fated Titanic. Lucy, Lady Duff Gordon, known as Lucile, was the first British designer to achieve international renown. Her clients included royalty, aristocracy and theatre stars. She was most famous for her tea gowns, lingerie and evening wear.