The above version of Alencon looks ecclesiastical, a bit like something you'd find on a cleric.
Touches of Alencon grace the edges of a veil above. Below a delicate version of Alencon forms some of the embellishment of a bodice and midriff.
Yo Adrian! Embellished with Alencon lace, this gown is a total throwback to the 70s. When Adrian tied the knot in Rocky II (1979) with the fictional catch played by Sly Stallone, her gown by Michelle Piccone looked something like this. To get a closer view of the original sketch, click on the image below. Considered the ultimate dream gown by brides of the funk era, take into mind we're talking a world pre-Diana . . .
A modern version of Alencon lace application on a gown with a cut out back by Yolanda
Special thanks to Stuff in the Basement for having the presence of fantastic mind to scan and post Adrian's wedding gown picture. We need more archivists scanning wedding pics from many years past to keep some of these gowns that made history from going into oblivion . . .