#GAReads | Why Jackie Kennedy's wedding dress designer was fashion's 'best kept secret'

Jackie Kennedy on her wedding day in 1953

Jackie Kennedy on her wedding day in 1953

Why Jackie Kennedy's wedding dress designer was fashion's 'best kept secret'“:

Jackie’s dress, with its classic portrait neckline and bouffant skirt embellished with wax flowers, went on to become one of the most iconic wedding gowns in history, but, decades later, [Ann] Lowe would die broke and unknown at age 82.

Now, the country’s first black high-fashion designer is finally getting her due. Three Lowe gowns are on display at the Smithsonian Institution’s new National Museum of African American History & Culture in Washington, DC.

Read Raquel Laneri’s full article at New York Post here…