We wanted Untamed Territory to channel the delicate balance of fearless and feminine that was required on the wagon trail, and to us, this dress is both.
“I think one of the things that resonated with me most about 1883 is that I could see myself in both Elsa and Margaret,” Cheryl explained. “Obviously, Elsa has a little more of that teenage angst, but it’s the challenging of the status quo and not succumbing to society’s arbitrary rules and preconceived prejudices that makes her such an admirable ingenue and one that transcends age. Naturally, at this stage in my life, I can identify a lot with Margaret as well, the mother bear, the survival instinct, the ‘impossible is nothing and family is everything’ mentality. And I love that she still has the same fiery passion that Elsa had – it might have been stuffed down and stifled by society, but it was there.”