undergown

undergown

(ˈʌndəˌɡaʊn)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a gown worn under another article of clothing
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The bride, escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents, wore an ivory Anna Maier couture gown that featured a sweetheart neckline with a floral French lace fluted skirt and double charmeuse undergown with a .flower corsage waist sash.
In perfect contrast, she remains fully lit, and the light seems to play on her, breathing on the blue and white silk of her skilfully painted gown and undergown, and caressing the bright skin of her beautiful and noble face, only a small part of which, on the side to which she is slightly turned, fades into the half-light.
The smooth and glittering silk fabric of the undergown, with its pattern of contrasting stripes, enhances the interplay between blue and white.