Paul Brockmann's Amazing Collection of 55,000 Dresses

Paul Brockmann's Amazing Collection of 55,000 Dresses

"I was fascinated by the dresses from the '50s," says collector Paul Brockmann. "The petticoats and the wide skirts made a woman look real feminine. And that is what I really liked. When I seen a gal with a dress like that," he says, "I wanted to get her on the dance floor." Read all about how this amazing collection of gowns came to be.

All photos by Star Foreman.


"I was fascinated by the dresses from the '50s," says collector Paul Brockmann. "The petticoats and the wide skirts made a woman look real feminine. And that is what I really liked. When I seen a gal with a dress like that," he says, "I wanted to get her on the dance floor." Read all about how this amazing collection of gowns came to be.

All photos by Star Foreman.
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