71 Years Ago, She Paid $18 For Her Wedding Dress. When You See What It’s Made Of …Oh, My Goodness!!

Regardless of how much you paid for your wedding dress, there’s no way it can match the history behind this 71 year old gown that was even included in the exhibition Object of Wonder from the Ohio State University.

After the WWII ended and everything had to be rationed, Betty Morgan found herself with a wedding date set but no wedding dress. In the moment of pure desperation she remembered one object that her fiancé had shipped over when he was stationed in Germany and her tailor created one of the most glamorous gowns you’ve ever seen.

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