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Christian Dior

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.

New Look Suit - Hardy Amies Although this curvaceous suit has the small waist and wide hips typical of the New Look, the square shoulders recall wartime styles.

The Sixties really WERE swinging! Brits choose decade as one they'd most like to have lived in (and men vote it the sexiest thanks to miniskirts and bikinis)

The mini-skirt and Little Black Dress as made famous by Twiggy and Mary Quant

How Female Leaders Spend Their First Hour At Work

These look like wide legged coullots, however, it could also be a skirt. This is a great summer outfit that would suit the Mesomorphic shaped woman.

Ava Gardner, 1947. SEE women to look stunning without the skirts practically non existent!!!!! And blouses that hide nothing!