Navy silk polka-dot dress, c. 1940's. From the sweetheart of a neckline, the bodice is made even cuter with the gathers and bows at the shoulders. Fashioned with princess seams that cinch in, the (drop) waist is further embellished with a decorative seam that scallops around the dress, so cute.
Claire McCardell | Sundress | American | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Claire McCardell | Dress | American | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Forty fantastic 1940s sewing patterns under $40
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