05765232 is referenced by 12 patents and cites 9 patents.

A device for supporting a train of a bridal gown having a hoop member with an interior area having a bar extending thereacross so as to define a first train receiving area and a second train receiving area within the hoop member and a clip connected to the hoop member so as to allow the hoop member to be affixed to a back side of the bridal gown. The bar extends generally horizontally across an interior area of the hoop member. The first train receiving area has a size and shape matching the second train receiving area. The clip member has a surface affixed to the back side of the hoop member. The hoop member is formed of a rigid material which is covered with a fibrous material.

Title
Bustling hoop
Application Number
8/825979
Publication Number
5765232
Application Date
April 4, 1997
Publication Date
June 16, 1998
Inventor
Dolores Pryor
1304 Felton, Baytown, 77520
TX, US
Agent
Harrison & Egbert
IPC
A41D 27/08
A41D 27/22
A41D 27/00
A41D 1/16
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