Pierre Balmain, 1950 - dress styles gained popularity with the creation of Dior's postwar "New Look" in In when Dior left the army, he joined the fashion house of Lucien Lelong, where he and Pierre Balmain were the primary designers.
This beautiful dress is made from a heavy vintage floral print cotton. Perfect wearing with bare arms on a late summer evening or with a chunky cardigan and opaque tights for an autumn day. The print features deep red and mustard yellow flowers on a be.
She was style; she was glamour; she was Grace. Costume design sketch by Edith Head for Grace Kelly in Hitchcock’s Rear Window. Costume design sketch by Edith Head for Grace Kelly in Hitchcock’s Rear Window via theinvisibleagent