Claire McCardell Sundress 1943. another great arrangement of buttons.
Claire McCardell Dress--Top's on the grain, skirts on the bias...all of those pinch pleats...unbelievable for ready-to-wear.
1940s Claire McCardell... pretty risque and fashion forward!
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Claire McCardell sundress 1943
Claire McCardell (American, 1905–1958). Bathing suit, ca. 1957. American. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of S. Capezio Inc., 1966 (2009.300.3849)
Dress Claire McCardell, 1948 The Metropolitan Museum of Art