Christian Dior's New Look, 1947. As a reaction to the rationing of World War II the new look, using many metres of fabric, came into fashion. It was a return to the classic feminine shape, emphasising the bust and hips, with a tiny waist. I love how glamorous this looks with the tiny jacket and voluminous skirt.
1940s Fashion: The Decade Captured In 40 Incredible Pictures
Models On Bond Street, London, 1942 The wartime look in Britain became much more austere as the years went by. This was the first collection of Utility Dresses for Women, designed by Norman Hartnell in 1942, and showcased on a very quiet Bond Street.
Sophie Malgat-esposa de directior filme Anatole "Tola" Litvak-foi um dos raros modelos que estrelou na passarela e teve status de "garota da capa" em editoriais de revistas. Shaw fotografado ela no Jardin d'Hiver de Christian Dior hôtel particulier no Boulevard Jules Sandeau em de Paris XVI Arrondissement. (Vestido de noite, outono-inverno 1953 coleção de alta-costura.)