This precious dress would have been used for weddings and special occasions like balls.
It is handmade for the Hitty doll and has embroidery flowers and seed beads here and there.
On her many travels she always sketched and painted the world around her. Read more in her book (Hitty, Her first Hundred Years). This book gives us a glimpse into the life of a child in the United States of America as the counrtry was unfolding.